Bachelor On Campus Blended

Computer Science - Bachelor of Media Arts

48 months
46213 AUD/year
6850 AUD/year
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The Computer Science - Bachelor of Media Arts double degree from University of New South Wales provides both a technical and creative foundation to the development and use of computer graphics.  


The Computer Science - Bachelor of Media Arts double degree from University of New South Wales also allows specialisation in either the technical or creative strand of computer graphics and associated fields.

The Computer Science component emphasises comprehension of the basic principles behind computing tools, operating systems, compilers and translators, and computer hardware. You will study the representation of data and data structures and the design of algorithms, as well as the creation of hardware and software tools and the role of non-computing elements in the design and development process.

The Media Arts degree aims to develop the intellectual and critical expertise for students to make an impact in the arts and cultural sector. You will gain hands-on skills in a studio-based learning environment, complemented by theoretical studies that encourage critical thinking, contextual awareness and creative problem-solving.

Career opportunities 

  • Software engineer/developer
  • Chief technology officer
  • Digital security specialist
  • Database developer/administrator
  • Game developer
  • Visual effects and post-production designer
  • Computer graphics and animation specialist

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Media Arts Gateway 
  • Media Arts Histories
  • Critical Discourses in Media Arts
  • Animation 
  • Visual Effects  
  • Moving Image 
  • Sound 
  • Interactive Media 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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  • We encourage you to submit your completed application as early as possible to ensure it will be processed in time for your preferred term.


192 alternative credits


On Campus, Blended

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS Code: 098446D 

  • You may be asked to provide evidence of your English proficiency to study at UNSW depending on your educational background and citizenship. English language skills are vitally important for coping with lectures, tutorials, assignments and examinations and this is why UNSW requires a minimum English language competency for enrolment.
  • If English is not your first language, you will need to provide proof of your English proficiency before you will be given an offer to study at UNSW.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    46213 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 46213 AUD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    6850 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6850 AUD per year during 48 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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