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Digital Media Arts, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Prague, Czech Republic
The Bachelor’s Degree in Digital Media Arts at the University of New York in Prague combines media and communication theory, critical thinking, and innovative technical abilities in order to develop graduates with creative skillsets for today’s technologically-focused and integrated economies.
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Overview

The Bachelor’s Degree in Digital Media Arts at the University of New York in Prague integrates traditional areas of Communication and Media study (including media effects, culture, political economy, linguistics, and psychology) with digital media creativity and creation in the areas of video, web, and mobile applications.

The merging of these areas results in graduates with an awareness and sensitivity to media and communication theory, and the effects of media technologies on society, but with the practical skills to engage in artistic endeavors in digital media. 

Combining aspects of communications, business, art, and digital media results in the possibility of applying skills and concepts to a variety of careers, from media writing, visual arts, multimedia production, entrepreneurship, and more.

Digital Media Career Paths

The explosion of possibilities brought by new media to society has resulted in new and exciting employment possibilities. 

A few possibilities:

  • Digital media design
  • Multimedia journalist
  • Digital marketer
  • Social media manager
  • Web content developer
  • Photojournalist
  • Interactive artist
  • Digital creative manager
  • Web project manager
  • E-business consultant

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    128 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • History and Theory of New Media
  • Psychology of Technology
  • Sociolinguistics
  • Digital Art & Design
  • Digital Storytelling
  • Game Design and Development

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    72

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

  • UNYP application form
  • Notarized copy of the High School Diploma and Transcripts
  • English language certificate
  • Motivation letter (max. 400 words)
  • Recommendation letter - preferably from a professor who can address the candidate’s ability and motivation for enrolling in this program
  • Copy of ID or Passport
  • Application Fee
  • Motivation interview - after submitting the required documents applicants are invited for an interview with the relevant Head of Department (in person or by video call)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    7120 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3560 EUR per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    7120 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3560 EUR per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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EU Citizens & Czech residents:

  • The first 96 credits (UNYP):5,900 CZK per credit
  • The last 32 credits (ESC):305 USD per credit 

International Students:

  • The first 96 credits (UNYP):7,300 CZK per credit
  • The last 32 credits (ESC):305 USD per credit 

Living costs for Prague

  • 15441 - 26250 CZK/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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