Why choose this course?
Creative computing is the cutting edge of creative technologies.
Our courses in creative computing are designed to give you an insight into creative applications, developing your understanding of visual and audio digital representations, techniques and applications, as well as interactive systems.
These are multi-disciplinary courses covering all aspects of current and emerging multimedia technologies, principles of information design for effective communication and approaches to software development and its management.
It emphasises creative problem solving and project management skills as well as the aesthetic and technical aspects of the medium.
During the course you will learn about the principles of digital media, giving you a grounding to go on and explore design ideas and concepts. You will investigate a wide range of digital media elements and applications including 2D and 3D graphics, animation, human computer interaction, website creation and design, video editing and audio concepts.
You will be able to use a wide variety of digital media software packages and be able to apply these to the production of a range of digital media types. You will also be able integrate these media types to produce sophisticated websites.
In addition you will develop the skills to manage and produce artefacts within a large project working on your own and within a larger group.
You can also choose to study this course as a foundation year BSc (Hons) Creative Computing (4 years including foundation year)