Course Information

Ulster University Foundation Degree in Digital Arts and Technologies

Ulster University

Level 5

Description

This programme provides learners with optional modules in Creative Arts, Animation and Media Production. Cert HE Digital Arts and Technologies exit award also available. The programme comprises eight compulsory modules, five at Level 4 and three at Level 5, including a 40 credit point Work Based Learning module, totalling 150 credits of study with the remaining 90 credits of study achieved through Learner’s chosen options.

Schedule

Duration: Session dependent
Hours per Week: Session dependent
Total Hours: Session dependent
Day(s): Session dependent
Start Time: Session dependent
End Time: Session dependent

Additional Information

During your course you may be required to purchase course text books and incur additional costs for printing, photocopying and binding. The overall additional costs incurred to support your studies may be in the region of £250 per year.

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Course Content

3D Modelling; / Animation Project; / Computer Game Engines; / Creative Presentation for Industry; / Digital Audio Production; / Digital Audio Project; / Digital Compositing; / Documentary Film; / Introduction to Digital Animation; / Radio Production; and / Studio Photography.

Assessment Method

Assessment will be carried out by the use of coursework assignments and practical projects including placement as part of the Work Based Learning module in year 2.

Progression Opportunities

On progression successful Learners may progress directly to employment or may opt to continue their studies by progressing to Year 2 or BA Honours Degree in Media Studies and Production (UU Coleraine). Successful Learners may also transfer to other universities to complete an Honours degree in a similar subject.

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Entry Requirements

Minimum 32 UCAS tariff points (80 in old UCAS points). In the event of over-subscription entry criteria may be enhanced. Refer to general entry requirements. International students must meet the general entrance requirements for admission to any College First Degree, Foundation Degree or Higher National Diploma. English language requirements for international applicants is Academic IELTS 6.0 with no band score less than 5.5. Trinity ISE – Pass at Level 3 also meets this requirement for Tier 4 visa purposes.

Further Information

Tuition Fees Part-Time - £250 per module which includes your Ulster University fee. Full-Time £2600 which includes your Ulster University fee. During your course you may be required to purchase course text books and incur additional costs for printing, photocopying and binding. The overall additional costs incurred to support your studies may be in the region of £250 per year. Students are required to: / Comply with College Policies and procedures, rules and regulations (available in your Student Diary/Higher Education Handbook, on-line: www.swc.ac.uk and on the College VLE). / Submit all coursework and assessments by specified dates, coursework submitted without consent after the deadline shall not normally be accepted. / Pass* all modules in each year of study in order to proceed to the next year of the programme. / The minimum overall pass* mark of 40% is required to be achieved in all modules.

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Course Costs

Total Fee Session dependent
Reduced Fee Session dependent

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Sessions

Below are the sessions that are available for this course.

Part-Time
Campus: Dungannon
Week Starting: 01 September 2018
Day: TBC
Time: 00:00–00:00
Fee: £0.00
Reduced Fee: £0.00
Places Available: 25
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Part-Time
Campus: Enniskillen
Week Starting: 01 September 2018
Day: TBC
Time: 00:00–00:00
Fee: £0.00
Reduced Fee: £0.00
Places Available: 25
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Part-Time
Campus: Omagh
Week Starting: 01 September 2018
Day: TBC
Time: 00:00–00:00
Fee: £0.00
Reduced Fee: £0.00
Places Available: 25
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