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Digital Narration: Game and Cultural Heritage

University of Skövde

M.A. On Campus
12 months
Duration
12350 EUR/year
Free
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Tuition fee
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About

The Digital Narration: Game and Cultural Heritage degree is offered by the University of Skövde.The need for qualified and skilled personnel in the computer game industry and other industries that use digital media is increasing. For example, one of these rapidly growing areas is tourism with special focus on cultural heritage.

Overview

The focus of your studies

After your studies you will be able to work with narrative in various forms within new media, particularly with digital media. With this academic background, you will have the skills to meet a rapidly growing market and contribute to the innovation of new narratives, new technologies and new business opportunities. 

Digital Narration: Game and Cultural Heritage degree offered by the University of Skövde provides an overview of current theories, perspectives and concepts within the research field. It will also introduce you to transmedia and its practical implementation, which characterizes narrative production today: narrative that takes place through multiple media, creating a whole that cannot be confined to one medial form. Through the courses included in the programme, you will learn how to identify and find solutions to current scientific problems within the field of narration in digital media.

After completing your studies, you can work with narration in different forms in the gaming industry or in other new media. With an academic qualification at advanced level, you have the skills to meet a rapidly growing market and contribute to the innovation of new technologies, new forms of knowledge transfer and new business opportunities.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Narrative in New Media as an Area of Research 
  • Academic Perspectives on Figuration and Transmediality
  • Academic Problem Identification in Production within Media

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

60 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Certificates and diplomas of your completed degree from your country/countries of study.
  • Transcripts of completed courses and grades for each semester included in your degree. 
  • Proof of English language skills
  • In order to speed up the processing of your application, we require a copy of the page in your passport with your personal data and photograph, or some other identification document.
  • For most master's level courses and programmes, the requirement is also the equivalent of English 6/English Course B, though some may require a lower or higher level of English

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12350 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12350 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.

130,000 SEK per year

Funding

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