Applications Open: 01 October 2020
Applications Close: 31 March 2021
Next Available Intake: July 2021
Programme Type: Part-time Undergraduate
Fees: View More Details on Fees
Area of Interest: Digital Media
School/Department: School of Science & Technology
This programme trains creative media technologists for the burgeoning multimedia industry. Its multi-disciplinary framework anchors students through foundational mastery in key knowledge areas, and then equips them with the requisite specialist know-how and skills strategic areas of expertise, including electronic media systems, computing/ IT, multimedia networks, as well as media communication.
Students may pursue Digital Media as a single subject or in combination with a Minor.
Refer to Minor Courses for more details.
Students who perform well academically in the basic degree programme may be invited to pursue the Honours programme, which will be offered only if the requisite number of students sign up for it. Graduating students who meet the eligibility criteria for an Honours classification will be awarded an Honours degree based on aggregate academic performance measured by the cumulative grade point average (CGPA) assessed throughout the degree programme.
To graduate with a basic degree, students are required to complete a total of 130 credit units (cu) of courses, inclusive of 10 cu of SUSS core courses. Students are required to complete a total of 170 credit units (cu) of courses, inclusive of 10 cu of SUSS core courses in order to graduate from the Honours programme. Graduating students who meet the eligbility criteria for an Honours classification will be awarded an Honours degree based on aggregate academic perfomance measured by the cumulative grade point average (CGPA) assessed throughout the degree programme. All courses are 5 cu unless stated otherwise.
Students are required to complete a total of 130 credit units (cu) to graduate with a basic degree, inclusive of 10 cu of SUSS core courses.
The breakdown of the cu to be completed is:
BSc Digital Media with Minor
The degree programme is designed for practising professionals and graduates with local polytechnic diplomas in science or engineering or with "A" Levels. This programme is for students who are looking to earn a qualification to work in the multimedia industries as well as the working professionals who wish to upgrade their knowledge and skills in multimedia technology.
The programme is also open to all students whose entrance qualifications are not science or engineering based but have met the general Singapore University of Social Sciences entry requirements.
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