Multimedia Design and Communication
You will be introduced to such subjects as Communication, Dissemination, Visualisation, Concept Development etc.
In the programme, you work with new technology and learn to design, plan and create, for example, websites. You also learn to control and administer a multimedia production.
Name: Multimedia Design and Communication
Type: Academy Profession Programme
Duration: 2 years
European transfer credits: 120 ECTS
The programme in Multimedia Design and Communication takes 2 years and contains a compulsory part and an elective part. In the compulsory part, you go through courses in the following subject areas:
- The Business
- Communication and Dissemination
- Visualisation and Concept Development
- Interaction Development
In the course of the programme, you will learn to comprehend organisational structures and processes in connection with multimedia development.
You will work across disciplines with, among other things, communication and dissemination theories, construction of websites, graphic design, audio/video and 3D animation, aesthetics, marketing, journalism, IT systems and data communication.
In the elective part, you must specialise in one of the four subject areas.
In your final examination project, you solve a concrete problem for a company in connection with a placement in that company.
Teaching varies between lectures and classroom instruction. In addition, there is often project work with other students. Students are encouraged to participate in class discussions.
Multimedia Design and Communication is an Academy Profession (AP) Programme rated at 120 ECTS. The qualification is called an AP Degree - an Academy Profession Degree.
You can study Multimedia Design and Communication at Copenhagen Business Academy - Campus Lyngby, International Business Academy - Erhvervsakademi Kolding, Lillebaelt Academy of Professional Higher Education, Centre for Vocational Education Lolland Falster, Zealand Institute of Business and Technology - Campus Køge, Business Academy SoutWest, Zealand Institute of Business and Technology - Campus Slagelse, Multimedia Design and Communication, Copenhagen School of Design and Technology (KEA) and University College of Northern Denmark in Aalborg.
General admission requirements for international students include one of the following international certificates:
- The Danish/French Baccalauréat (DFB), the European Baccalaureate (EB), the International Baccalaureate (IB), the Option Internationale du Baccalauréat (OIB) or another foreign qualifying examination certificate that can be equated with a Danish upper secondary school leaving certificate
- A relevant business programme
In addition, there can be prerequisites for English and mathematics proficiencies at predefined levels.
Contact the educational institution you wish to apply to for detailed information on entry requirements and required English proficiency levels.
To find out how you can get your foreign certificate assessed for recognition here in Denmark, see the Danish Agency for International Education.
The application deadline is March 15 for a course start in September. Admission is handled through The Danish Coordinated Application System. You can apply via optagelse.dk.
A few educational institutions offer a course start in February. Applications are sent to the institution. For more information on application deadlines, contact the institution.
Exchange students should contact their own educational institution for information on application procedures and deadlines.
All students are required to pay a tuition fee, except those coming from a Nordic and EU country, or from Liechtenstein.
Tuition is free for students in an exchange programme.
Contact the educational institution for specific information.
An academic year is made up of two semesters, which begin around September 1 and February 1.
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