36 months
14600 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The BA (Hons) Digital Media Design programme at University of Plymouth will teach you high-level industry production skills including coding, 3D modelling, UI/UX (user interface and user experience) design, creative practice and design.

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At BA (Hons) Digital Media Design programme at University of Plymouth  you’ll get a chance to make games, websites, apps, interactive and virtual reality experiences. At the cutting edge of art and design for 28 years the Institute of Digital Art and Technology has graduates across in digital creative industries worldwide – including Apple, Nintendo, Spotify and Sony.

Our students go into exciting careers as: 

  • Digital Media Producers
  • Web and App Developers
  • Game Artists and Developers
  • 3D Modellers, Animators and Motionographers
  • User Experience and User Interface Designers
  • Social Media Consultants
  • Virtual Reality Producers

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Digital Culture 
  • Disruptive Design Strategies
  • Creative Coding 
  • Digital Making 
  • Media Design Practice 
  • Stage 1 Placement Preparation 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • UCAS tariff

96 - 112

  • A Levels
96-112 points, from a minimum of 2 A Levels, General Studies accepted.
  • International baccalaureate
28 points
  • BTEC
18 Unit BTEC National Diploma/QCF Extended Diploma: DMM.
  • BTEC National Diploma modules: If you hold a BTEC qualification it is vital that you provide our Admissions team with details of the exact modules you have studied as part of the BTEC. Without this information we may be unable to process your application quickly and you could experience significant delays in the progress of your application to study with us. 
  • Pass a named Access to Higher Education Diploma with at least 33 credits at merit and/or distinction.
  • GCSE: Five passes including Mathematics and English Language grade C. Equivalent qualifications may be considered.
  • Applicants are not required to share a portfolio with us, however, doing so may allow us to guarantee you a place or consider applications that do not meet the normal academic requirements.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14600 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14600 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.

Part time (Home) £770

Living costs for Plymouth

731 - 1387 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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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