B.Sc. On Campus

Digital Media Design

University of Limerick

48 months
17200 EUR/year
7358 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The Digital Media Design at University of Limerick could be for you if you want to combine both your creative and technical sides. It will provide you with the skills to think critically about technology and to understand how design impacts people.


Study Digital Media Design at University of Limerick provides you with the skills and knowledge to think creatively about how we interact with the technologies that surround us and to develop designs that are people-centred in innovative ways.

The field of Interaction and User Experience Design is constantly evolving. The degree in Digital Media Design will provide you with the skills to design engaging interactive experiences for users building on new technologies. You will work with real-world design cases and gain insight into the industry from our design partners, as well as cultural and civic organisations.

Working as an Interaction Designer means continuously evolving with the needs of users and developments in emerging technologies - this requires critical and creative thinking.


Employability skills from this degree:

  • Wireframing
  • Designing websites
  • Designing for usability
  • Understanding the human and social issues surrounding the use of digital media
  • Conducting User research
  • Conducting User analysis
  • Learning design methods relevant for designing interactions with technology

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Digital Media
  • Media Programming
  • Graphic Design
  • Technological Mathematics
  • Sociology of Media
  • Perceptual Systems and Multimedia
  • Interaction Design

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

EU Applicants deadline

  • The closing date for late applications is 1st May
  • The closing date for normal applications was 1st February


240 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants are required to hold at the time of enrolment the established Leaving Certificate 
  • Applicants will be required to hold at least the following in the Leaving Certificate or an approved equivalent: Grade B3 in Ordinary Level or D3 in Higher Level Mathematics.
  • A Special Mathematics Examination will be offered at UL following the Leaving Certificate results for those students who did not achieve the Mathematics requirement. We welcome applications from mature students.
  • Mature applicants must apply through the Central Applications Office (CAO) by 1 February.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17200 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17200 EUR per year during 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    7358 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7358 EUR per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Limerick

850 - 1150 EUR /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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Digital Media Design
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