Digital, Media & Advertising


We offer a range of degree courses in our Digital & Media department, including Computer Animation Arts, Computer Games Arts, Digital Communication Design, Digital Film & Screen Arts, Media & Communications, Media & Creative Writing, and Television Production.

Our hands-on learning environment encourages you to drive your own learning, and we use innovative assessment methods to evaluate and provide useful feedback so you can mature in your studies. You won’t just produce presentations and essays - you’ll develop your own blogs and learn video editing, audio recording, filming and photography skills, depending on your programme.

Having enjoyed studio-based learning and gained key expertise, our graduates build their analytical and problem-solving skills as well as creative expression, making them ideal candidates for jobs within this dynamic industry. Digital and media professions span areas such as animation, digital advertising and branding, editorial design, online graphic design, media strategy, media content development, media communication, digital marketing, public relations, and more.

Digital, Media & Advertising courses

Digital, Media & Advertising courses are available to study at the following locations:

UCA Epsom

    UCA Farnham

      Maidstone TV Studios

        UCA Rochester

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          Careers in digital & media

          Our Digital & Media courses will expose you to a world of opportunities

          Graduating with a strong theoretical grounding in their subject and a strategic understanding of how to use creative digital content, our graduates are equipped to enter a vast range of rewarding career paths, including:  

          • Interface and interaction design
          • Web and user experience design
          • Motion graphics design
          • Titling and animation
          • Moving image production and film editing
          • 3D animation
          • Post-production and visual effects
          • Information architecture
          • Data visualisation
          • Creative coding
          • Design research
          • Digital advertising
          • Digital branding
          • Editorial design
          • Production designer
          • Camera operator
          • Sound designer
          • Location manager
          • Location sound recordist
          • Independent film maker
          • Screen writer
          • Distributor
          • Exhibitor
          • Media strategist (in-house or at an agency)
          • Audience engagement specialist
          • Media content developer
          • Digital marketer
          • Public relations officer

          We enjoy strong industry links with practitioners, designers, artists, publishing houses and media companies, offering you a range of rewarding work experience opportunities. Our industry connections include:

          • Amazon
          • Apple
          • ITV
          • Sony
          • Lightmaker 
          • Computer Arts
          • Tomato
          • Intro
          • Signal | Noise
          • iLoveDust
          • Lateral Design
          • AKQA
          • This is Real Art
          • Sennep
          • Why Not Associates
          • Lewis Moberly
          • BECTU
          • NAHEMI
          • Envy
          • The Royal Television Society
          • The Guild of Television
          • Cameramen
          • Tangram Post Production
          • Warp Films
          • Working Title
          • BBC
          • Picture Productions
          • Paramount Pictures
          • ITN
          • Mainframe
          • Big Minded TV
          • Penguin Random House Publishing
          • European Youth Awards
          • Stagecoach Theatre Company
          • The Identikal Corporation
          • Avid
          • Kodak
          • BKSTS

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