In photography, video, audio, animation, the Internet itself, in design and in multimedia presentation, a knowledge of creative media software applications is key to productivity and success. This programme teaches how to create multimedia applications using digital technology.
The course takes students through the steps needed to produce professional media work to a high standard. The relevant professional applications will be used by the students who learn by doing. The assessment work carried out during the programme will make up part of a final portfolio upon successful completion of the programme. In addition to the practical work, students will have plenty of opportunity to study, discuss, and critically evaluate the fundamental underlying principle
Digital content has emerged as a new economic sector with tremendous enterprise and creative potential for Ireland. It encompasses the creation, design, management and distribution of digital products and services and the technologies that underpin them. Creative digital media is at the forefront of the knowledge based economy, and has been accorded a high priority status by the Irish government. There is a large and growing demand for high-level skills in digital media and eBusiness.
Our Postgraduate Diploma/MSc in Applied Digital Media is designed to provide a direct progression route from an undergraduate Bachelors degree to Masters Level in digital media technologies for recent graduates, as well as enabling those currently working in industry to continue their professional development.
If you are thinking of a career in a multimedia or professional media environment, or want to enhance your skills within such an environment, then this is the programme for you.
About the Course
This course is an interdisciplinary cross-faculty postgraduate programme that exploits the established strengths of Griffith College in Computing, Media, Design and Business. Griffith College comprises academic and media experts with a proven track record in helping students to attain their personal and educational potential.
If you hold a degree in one of these disciplines (or another related discipline), this course will equip you with advanced skills and expertise in the development of, and content creation for, digital media systems. If you work in this field or wish to pursue a related career, it will enable you to sharpen your existing skills. It will also lay down the foundation skills for you to establish new businesses within the applied digital media sector.