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Digital Design and Branding MSc

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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Multimedia (Design) Brand Management

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

Overview

Our Digital Design and Branding MSc degree is a modern, hands-on course that combines digital technology and creative design. It has been designed to equip you with advanced knowledge and practical skills required for a creative role in the digital branding industry.

You’ll develop deep understanding of advanced digital design practices within the context of branding.

Our modern digital media production facilities include a VFX green screen studio, motion capture, sound and photographic studios, 4K digital cinema cameras, and a dedicated render farm. You will have independent access to exclusive PC and Mac computing laboratories and benefit from the latest industry standard specialist software for graphic design and image/video editing, 3D animation, digital compositing, and rich interactive content creation. There's also the opportunity for you to use our immersive virtual environment laboratory. This includes an immersive dome (planetarium) set up for Brunel by the National Space Centre in Leicester, and is one of only a few in the UK!

There are guest lectures covering lots of different digital media topics and the visiting lecturers provide advice on how to structure your portfolio and showreels. Speakers include creative and design directors, user experience designers, 3D graphic supervisors, as well as mobile and web developers.

Visits are arranged to TV and photography studios, and post-production houses. There’s also the opportunity to go to conferences and this is your chance to build networks with key industry experts. In addition, you have the advantage of Brunel’s close location to London for trips to exhibitions celebrating the creative industries.

Our digital design and branding MSc is studied full-time over one year.

A calendar highlight is the BrunelDigital degree show hosted on Brunel’s one London campus. Exhibiting your creative work at this event is a great way for you to connect with leading creative technologists and showcase your talent.

Course content

You will study five compulsory modules and create an impressive portfolio of work. The dissertation project involves the development of a convincing digital branding campaign.

Careers and your future

A digital design and branding degree from Brunel fully prepares you to provide digital branding solutions in modern, effective and innovative ways.

Brunel’s location close to the large concentration of creative industries in and around London means that there are a variety of job opportunities available.

Our graduates take on digital design roles as UX designers, interaction designers, digital product designers, web designers, creative directors, visual/graphic designers, and brand managers.

Different course options

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

14-SEP-20

Modules

Digital Design
Digital Media Technologies
Brand Experience Design
Digital Branding Strategy
Dissertation

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£9,370

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£19,280

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

A 2:2 (or above) UK Honours degree, or equivalent internationally recognised qualification, in design; computer engineering; IT or a related discipline. Other related subjects with evidence of design experience (minimum 3 years) will be considered on an individual basis.