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The BSc (Hons) Web Design and Development combines a number of topics as they apply to the Digital Society and digital technologies.

The programme includes digital media emerging areas such as video, image and audio production, animation, digital content creation and management, special effects, 3D modelling, web design and development, social media and search engine optimization. Programme graduates will be able to apply their knowledge in different disciplines, such as IT, web and mobile design and development, social media marketing, internet marketing, online word of mouth, digital storytelling, e-business, e-commerce and mobile commerce. 

Modules

YEAR 1

CODE MODULE TITLE ECTS MODULE DETAILS
COMPULSORY
English Language I
English Language II
Academic writing
Introduction to Maths and Statistics
Internet Fundamentals
Introduction to Audiovisual Technologies

YEAR 2

CODE MODULE TITLE ECTS MODULE DETAILS
COMPULSORY
Web Design & Development
Contextual Studies
Computer Graphics
OPTIONAL
Multimedia Production
Video Production
Audio Production
Student Initiated Module

YEAR 3

CODE MODULE TITLE ECTS MODULE DETAILS
COMPULSORY
Application Design & Delivery
Graphic Communication
Professional Practice
OPTIONAL
Video Post-Production
Code Design
Student Initiated Module

YEAR 4

CODE MODULE TITLE ECTS MODULE DETAILS
Portfolio Projects
User Experience Design
Research Project
Enterprise Development & Production

CAREER OPTIONS

Nowadays, there is high employability potential for students studying Web Design & Development, and this will increase in the near future, as information communication technologies push into new frontiers. With the rapid advancement of technologies, qualified and skilled professionals are becoming more and more essential for almost all industry sectors. The programme’s content diversity will equip graduates with the necessary expertise to be employed in different sectors (industry, private or government) and as part of different departments including marketing, e-commerce, multimedia or IT. Additionally, they can be employed in multimedia agencies, marketing agencies, consultancy firms or even start their own business.