Interactive Multimedia with Graphic Design Foundation Degree (Part Time)





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About the course

This vocationally orientated Foundation Degree in Interactive Multimedia includes digital media and graphic design. It will enable students to engage with new media and emerging creative digital technology. Interactive Multimedia is everywhere and touches our lives through a range of digital media platforms - the internet, interactive games and 3D environments, e-commerce, mobile phone services and experimental interactive art. 


Entry Requirements

Students usually need one or more of the following

  • 140 UCAS points
  • Access to Higher Education Diploma
  • Related employment and qualifications welcomed
  • 4 GCSEs grade A*-C or equivalent to include English and Maths
  • All existing skills and potential will be considered at interview - Aplicants are asked to come to an interview with samples of personal, creative work, and should have some demonstrable computer skills.
What will I do on this course?

Modules studied may include:

  • Audio Visual Techniques
  • 2D Animation
  • Interface and Interaction Design
  • Web Authoring
  • Interactive 3D
  • Dynamic Web Authoring
  • 3D Modelling and Animation
  • Video Post-production and Editing
  • Professional Team Brief
Who is it for?

You will develop image, animation or video design outcomes for screen i.e. computer monitor, mobile phone, streaming video/TV, gallery plasma installation or the internet. This is a modular programme that shares a common core with the Foundation Degree in Graphic Design with Interactive Multimedia. The common core addresses topics such as the design process, visual language, contextual studies, communication, developing ideas through drawing, basic web authoring, typography and layout.

How to apply

Part-time applications are made through the College.

For a part-time application form and further information:

Call : 0117 312 5000
Email :

How Is this course assessed?

This course is assessed through a combination of:

  • Group work
  • Coursework
  • Practical
  • Presentations
What could I do next?

Successful students may progress to the final year of BA (Hons) Media Arts or BA (Hons) Digital Media and Animation (subject to approval) within the Faculty of Arts at University of Plymouth or can apply to complete an Honours Degree at another university.Please note there is a deadline for progression applications and places may be subject to availability.

  • Typical employment opportunities include website design, graphic design, advertising, packaging, 3D animation, CD-ROM/kiosk design, interactive games.
Additional cost

A Mac compatible portable hard drive will prove useful for file storage.

The course fees printed below are per academic year only.


Year 1: £4,000

Year 2: £4,000

Year 3: £4,000


You may be eligible for a student loan, Student Finance can be contacted on 0300 100 0607

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How old will you be when the course starts?

16-18 19+
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