New technology means new ways of working. This degree is designed to give you the practical media production skills required by industry, supplemented by the critical study of new media forms. WHY STUDY THIS COURSE? New digital technologies bring about fundamental shifts in the way we produce, distribute and consume entertainment media. This degree seeks to combine the critical study of new media forms with practical digital media production skills. You will develop practical skills through hands-on work, including music technology, web design and computer graphics, whilst also developing a critical approach to emerging media. MORE ABOUT THIS COURSE As well as developing creative and professional media skills on this course, you will also have the opportunity to gain real life experience on an optional placement year. WHO IS THIS COURSE FOR? If you are interested in exploring media in its various forms and have aspirations to work in an industry that has roles ranging from public relations officer to production manager, assistant publicist to video producer, then this is the course for you. SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE GAINED Develop and perfect your practical media, communication and research skills making you an asset to a range of potential employers. You will also have excellent writing and critical thinking abilities. AFTER THE COURSE Our graduates have gone on to pursue careers in film or television production, theatre, publishing, web design and media research.