Design and New Media
The studio-based teaching in semester 1 focuses on the practical tools and methodologies you need to research your users, navigate the design process, and design interactive artifacts and experiences.
Professional and Academic Skills
This module is shared across the studio programmes and covers planning, structuring and communicating research, academic writing and preparation for a career in the creative industries.
Each year the lab. module focuses on a key contemporary topic in the industry / subject, giving you an opportunity to pursue a more in-depth design project. At the same time you will make preparations for your Final Project.
Option modules are opportunity to follow your interests. Options include Digital Cultures, Visual Cultures and Experimental Publishing. (Option modules change yearly and availability is not guaranteed)
For this module you work with a supervisor to develop a research focus relevant to your interests and the industry / subject. By the end you will have produced an in-depth study that becomes the centre-piece of your portfolio.