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Digital Design and Innovation

Heriot-Watt University

Venues

Scottish Borders Campus

Content

The programme examines the disruption caused by the world's fourth industrial revolution. With emerging technological breakthroughs in the fields of artificial intelligence, robotics, the Internet of Things, autonomous vehicles and drones, smart materials and many more, the role of design and innovation in digital media and technology is critical in generating solutions and advancing society.

In addition, students will learn hard skills that are in high demand across the digital sector. These skills include coding, digital imagery design, moving image and motion graphic design, digital brand strategy, user interface design and UX design.

The masters includes live industry projects with design-led companies, and the option of international travel to trade and industry shows.

Entry Requirements

You should hold a good honours degree or equivalent, preferably in a creative subject area though relevant work experience in an appropriate industry will also be considered. A basic digital literacy is also required.

Start Date

September, January

Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Award

MA

Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

24 months

Faculty

School of Textiles and Design

Department

Textiles and Design

SCQF Level

11

Website

www.hw.ac.uk

Career Area

Computing and ICT

Career Sectors

Computer Skills

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