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Digital Media Design Foundation
Full Time/Part Time
Course Outline

This lively and practical course has been designed to equip you with the skills, language and knowledge needed to work at the cutting edge of the digital design industry

You’ll study core design skills, visual communication and creative processes that can be adopted in the exploration of digital design problems.

Specialist disciplines are developed in studio practice sessions, allowing you the flexibility to choose a specialist focus based on your own design interests.

Current students are working towards specialisms in:

  • Branding

  • Game design animation and motion graphics

  • User interface (UI)/User experience (UX) design

You will develop your skills and portfolio in these areas using industry standard hardware and software, through projects, competitions and live briefs developed with our industry partners.

Modules include:

  • Ideas generation

  • User-centered design

  • Visual communication

  • Specialist studio practice

  • Industry studies

  • A final major project in your chosen area.

The course may include live briefs, industry visits, field trips and guest speakers.

View the full course specification here.

You will be based at our City Hub campus for this course, we have open days throughout the year for students to come and view our facilities here as well as learn more about the courses themselves.

Open day information is available on the Nottingham College Website.

If you want to apply for this course please click on the button to the right!

Institution code: N30 / UCAS code: W215

Full Time Application

You can view the full Course Specification here.

Institution code: N30 / UCAS code: W215

Part Time Application

Your Course Leader:

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Richard Irwin


Course Leader Access Games & Development, BA (Hons) Digital Media Design & OU Digital Graphics for Games

Every course has a member of staff who will be your main point of contact as they are designated in roles of course leaders. However, each department is very much a team and therefore all staff across the media & photography department will be available to help and support you through your studies. To find out more about our staff across our media & photography department then please

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