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Digital Media

Newcastle University

36 months
Duration
18000 EUR/year
4407 EUR/year
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About

Our Digital Media research at Newcastle University is committed to transdisciplinarity, creative digital practice, the intersection of art and sciences, social technologies and public engagement.

Overview

The Digital Media PhD at Newcastle University is part of the Fine Art programme of study. We offer PhD supervision in two main areas of digital media.

Digital arts practice, led by Professor John Bowers, includes topics such as:

  • emerging technologies and experimental practice
  • art and science practice
  • transdisciplinary practice
  • interactivity and human-computer interaction in arts practice
  • data visualisation and creative practice
  • affective computing and creative practice
  • applied philosophy
  • philosophy of cognition
  • contemporary art and media theory
  • new production environments and living labs
  • open source culture and creativity
  • crowdsourcing and creativity.

Digital media in museum, gallery and heritage settings, led by Dr Areti Galani, includes topics such as:

  • online museum, gallery and heritage experiences
  • social software and its implications for the cultural sector
  • design and use of mobile, personal and ubiquitous technologies in cultural settings
  • study and understanding of social museum experiences
  • theory and practice of visitor studies
  • ethnographic and ethnomethodological approaches in the study of museum experiences.

Facilities

You have access to top quality facilities at the University's Culture Lab. Culture Lab’s facilities include a stock of film cameras and editing suites, as well as motion-capture, animation and sound-mixing technology.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Digital Media

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months
  • Part-time
    • 72 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

We suggest international students apply at least two months before the course starts. 

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A 2:1 honours degree and preferably a merit master's degree, or international equivalent.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18000 EUR per year during 36 months.
  • National

    4407 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4407 EUR per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Newcastle upon Tyne

560 - 991 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

See Fees and Funding tab in the Programme information in our online Prospectus.  https://www.ncl.ac.uk/postgraduate/courses/degrees/digital-media-phd/?utm_source=referral-masters-portal&utm_medium=course-listing&utm_content=digital-media-phd&utm_campaign=PG3PL-masters-portal#fees&funding

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