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Course Overview

The MA in Digital Media provides advanced creative and technical education in digital media within a supportive educational environment. Students are given practical training across a range of digital media practices, including Emerging Web Media, E-Learning, and 3D Modelling, whilst also developing their creative, critical and entrepreneurial skills within small-group classes. The MA in Digital Media is a unique interdisciplinary programme, delivered by combining expertise from the Huston School of Film and Digital Media, the discipline of Information Technology, and the Digital Enterprise Research Institute (DERI). Classes contain a mix of graduates from relevant academic backgrounds and industry professionals who want to develop or extend existing skills.

Career Opportunities

Why Choose This Course?

With its uniquely diverse offerings and an impressive roll-call of graduates, this MA was shortlisted for Postgraduate Programme of the Year (2013). Students from the MA in Digital Media have won awards at national level in the areas of e-learning and digital storytelling. The range of skills and topics covered on the programme, as well as the different backgrounds of the students on it, contribute towards an environment rich in peer-learning, multidisciplinary experiences and cross-pollination of ideas and skills. Furthermore, as a student at the Huston School you will be part of a collaborative creative community, interacting with students across a range of Media programmes through shared modules and events. You will also have all the opportunities which come from studying at one of the world’s top Universities, including access to a range of seminars and high-profile guest speakers, and digital media practitioners.

The career paths from this course are limitless, and our graduates are sought after by a wide range of industries. Areas that former graduates are currently working in include television production, IT, graphic and interaction design, web design and development and higher-education. A number of graduates have carried on to undertake PhD research, whilst others have utilised the creative and entrepreneurial skills developed on the course to develop their final projects into business opportunities.

Who’s suited to this Course?

This course suits students with some experience working with digital technologies who would like to further develop their practice as creative producers, innovators, and entrepreneurs, providing them with the flexibility required to work in today’s rapidly changing media environment.

De qual departamento farei parte?

College of Arts Social Sciences and Celtic Studies

Opções de estudo

Período integral (1 ano)

€15.550,00 (R$ 102.596) por ano
EU Fees: €5,550 p.a. (Tuition: €5,326, Student levy: €224)
Data de início

Esperado Setembro 2021


National University of Ireland, Galway

University Road,


Republic of Ireland

Requisitos de admissão

Para estudantes do(s)/da Brasil

Other English Language Requirements: Pearson PTE score of 61.

Para estudantes internacionais

NQAI Level 8 degree or equivalent H2.2, GPA 3.0 or international qualification. IELTS score of 6.5 or equivalent if applicable. Students who do not meet the honours degree requirement but have a Level 7 degree (Merit 2) may be admitted to the PDip course with the possibility of progressing to the MA if they receive a minimum of 60% in their course work during the year.

English Language Requirements

IELTS: 6.5 overall; Cambridge C1 Advanced (CAE): 176 overall; Cambridge C2 Advanced (CPE): 180 overall; TOEFL: 88; Pearson PTE: 61; Duolingo English Test: 110.

Os requisitos para o IELTS podem variar de acordo com o curso que você escolher.