B.Sc. On Campus

Multimedia Applications Development

Waterford Institute of Technology

36 months
10250 EUR/year
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The B.S. in Multimedia Applications Development at Waterford Institute of Technology is designed to provide students with the knowledge, skills and practical experience in the core areas of computing and multimedia. 


During the Multimedia Applications Development program offered by Waterford Institute of Technology students learn about this area, MAD being the creation of exciting and innovative multimedia systems that communicate information customised to the user in a non-linear interactive format using a combination of digital media types, such as text, images, audio, video and animations. Graduates will be skilled in both computing and multimedia to work in today’s highly dynamic, high-tech digital environment.

Students using innovative tools and technologies, become proficient in programming and digital media to create custom-built interactive applications. The flexible semester facilitates professional development, enhances knowledge and technical skills, through industry placement and Erasmus opportunities.


Graduates from the BSc in Multimedia Applications Development may choose to work in one of the many diverse areas of multimedia, such as:

  • Web Development
  • Software Support & Development
  • Graphic Design 
  • Mobile Development
  • Animation

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Communication Skills
  • Computer Systems 
  • Creative Programming Fundamentals 
  • Digital Imaging
  • Graphic Design
  • Introduction to Creative Media
  • Pipeline Design Concepts
  • User Experience Design
  • Website Development 
  • 3D Animation 
  • Multimedia Networks 
  • NoSQL Databases 
  • Software Engineering  
  • 2D Animation
  • 3D Modelling Fundamentals
  • Audio Production
  • Video Production
  • Mathematics for Graphics and Statistics
  • Web App Development 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

Minimum entry requirements:

  • 5 subjects: O6/H7
  • English or Irish: O6/H7
  • Mathematics: O6/H7

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    10250 EUR/year
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    Based on the tuition of 10250 EUR per year during 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

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    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Waterford

670 - 1050 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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