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Design for Interactive Art and Experiences

Edinburgh Napier University

Master
24 months
Duration
10296 GBP/year
4711 GBP/year
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Tuition fee
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About

Explore new and emerging methods for prototyping experiences and products for design and visual arts outcomes and interventions with this Design for Interactive Art and Experiences at the Edinburgh Napier University.

Overview

The Design for Interactive Art and Experiences at the Edinburgh Napier University will allow you to examine design and visual arts principles in the creation of interactive and responsive environments. 

You will work with traditional and digital fabrication methods and apply programing for digital media software and hardware.

Part of the MA/MFA Design Suite, the course is constructed from core modules and modules specific to your chosen pathway. All students take the Live Project and you will study 'Thinking: Research for Creative Practice', which will help you to determine your Research Portfolio (MA) or Major Project (MFA) topics. 

Careers

Graduates from this programme pathway can pursue careers in: 

  • interaction design
  • exhibition, museum and interpretation design
  • service design
  • installation art

Programme Structure

Course details:

  • The MFA Interactive Art & Experiences programme works at the intersection of creativity and new and emerging technology, attracting applicants with backgrounds in both design and the visual arts, and computing and engineering.
  • Technologically driven creative interventions are deployed increasingly as objects or spaces, both as a form of critique on the challenges of modern life, and to enhance user experiences and quality of life.
  • Digital data is instantly transferable in many ways, and you will learn how to shape and form objects and spaces, and use hardware and software to programme direct and indirect user interactions.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class

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.
80
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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The entry requirement for this course is a Bachelor (Honours) Degree at 2:2 or above in an art & design or related discipline (architecture, creative computing & engineering design)
  • We may also consider lesser qualifications if you have sufficient professional work experience within the industry.
  • All candidates are interviewed with a portfolio of creative work or technical/business projects. Applicants from overseas can be interviewed by teleconference with an online portfolio.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    10296 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10296 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    4711 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4711 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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Design for Interactive Art and Experiences
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Edinburgh Napier University

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