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Multimedia Design & Communication

Academy Profession Degree of Multimedia Design & Communication, 120 ECTS
Economics, commerce, management and accounting Humanities, social sciences, communication and arts

Institution University College of Northern Denmark (UCN)
Campus UCN Technology
Duration 2 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 5900 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 0 EUR
Is working with DIGITAL media your passion? Do you want to create the websites or apps for the future? Do you like working with technology? Are you into aesthetics, design, user interfaces and user-centered design? Would you like to learn how to code and program websites and apps?


The 2-year, full-time AP degree in Multimedia Design and Communication is an opportunity to study within the wide field of media and communication. Your future work may range from consultation to managing multimedia productions. Thisis an undergraduate programme equal to 120 ECTS. It is basedon the business world’s demands for staff with international competences in the area of web development.Multimedia Design and Communication is a short educationin the higher education system. You work with practice in the education and often cooperate with the business life on solving tangible assignments for them. You also work academically.The starting point for developing and implementing multimedia productions is a solid theoretical foothold.


The programme enables the graduate to independently planand carry out processes and tasks in multimedia productions,from strategy and market analysis through A/V productions
and design of user interfaces to the programming of the endresult published on the Internet.

Career options include professions as:
• Web/multimedia developer
• Webmaster
• Concept developer
• Project manager
• Graphic web designer
• App developer
• Interaction designer
• Self employed/entrepreneur

With an AP degree in Multimedia Design & Communication, you have various possibilities to pursue further academic studies:graduates can apply to a BA degree in Web Development or Digital Concept Development if they undertake another 1.5years of top-up studies within this field at UCN. Graduates can also continue their top-up studies at other universities.


Semesters 1 to 3:Lectures, project work, tutoring, case studies, compulsory assignments within:

Core subjects:
• Multimedia design
• Concept development
• Video & audio
• Aesthetics
• Usability
• Communication
• Media sociology
• Marketing
• Project management
• Corporate culture and strategy
• Programming and coding
• Database modelling

Semester 4:
• Internship in Denmark or abroad
• Final examination project

Read more about the admission requirements and how to apply on


Application date
Mar 15
Start date
Sep 01

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