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Digital Design

1 year full-time
Entry requirement
2:2Or higher
Up to
alumni discount
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Southampton City Centre
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Are you passionate about the web? Would you like to help businesses reach and implement creative online solutions? Solent University’s MSc Digital Design programme teaches students a wide range of industry relevant skills including user experience design, front-end web development and digital marketing.

As a conversion course, this master’s degree is well suited to students from diverse academic backgrounds. The course will help you to develop sought-after digital skills and prepare you for a range of careers after graduation.

Students are also able to tailor the course to their own personal career ambitions through a research project. Many use this piece of work to springboard the start of their career or a further research study.

Students are supported to gain a range of transferable skills throughout the course. These include project management, critical thinking, organisation and presentation skills. The professional issues and practise module helps prepare students for the workplace by looking at the wider computing industry and the contexts in which digital skills can be used most effectively.

Learning is aided by a range of industry standard equipment. Facilities include high-spec computer labs, device testing labs and a usability lab with eye tracking facilities.

Why choose this course?

These include Alienware and Apple computers, and eye-tracking and device labs to test your projects.

Many students use this piece of work to springboard the start of their career or a further research study.

While regular BCS meetings hosted at the University help you to build professional connections and secure valuable work experience opportunities.

This course is for

This conversion master’s course is ideally suited to students from a number of academic backgrounds who have a strong interest in learning web design and digital development technologies.

The course is also suited to those with extensive industry experience in the digital field and who wish to gain an academic qualification.

What this course leads to

Graduates from this course would be well-suited for a range of digital roles.

  • Project management
  • Front-end web development
  • Web and digital marketing
  • SEO
  • Web analytics
  • User experience (UX) design

Meet the team

The University cannot guarantee any particular members of staff will teach specific aspects of the course in the future, but will endeavour to ensure the teaching team maintains their balance of experience and qualifications.

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