The programme aims to develop confident individuals who are able to pursue into the economy, vision of new products and services creating wealth for a future society specifically focused on the domain of the digital future. This includes software, hardware and digitally integrated business opportunities. The programme is suitable for those who wish to develop the skills of envisioning new products and service, leadership of new ventures, in the domain of digital goods and services. It is suitable for new graduates of creative disciplines, digital technologists and for those who wish to refresh their careers as continuing professional development. The course is designed to address the ?digital cluster? that is recognised by the Government and its development agencies as vital to development of a vibrant economy.
Entry Requirements Successful applicants will be invited to an interview to assess whether they have an appropriate business or commercial dimension within their previous experience. Applicants who do not have significant business and/or commercial experience will be expected to have a degree or equivalent at a minimum 2:1 level of award. You may claim Accreditation of Prior Learning and Achievement (APLA) or Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL) which is equivalent to that arising from relevant modules of study. The School Accreditation and Validation Panel will consider each applicant individually to assess whether you have acquired the appropriate skills and knowledge for the course.
Innovation for the Digital Future MA/MSc
Year 1 part-time
-Innovation and Entrepreneurial Studies (15 credits)
-Creativity and Innovative Futures (15 credits)
-Innovation and Investigation Management (15 credits)
-Creative Business Project Plan (15 credits)
You will need 60 credits for the award of Postgraduate Certificate in Innovation for the Digital Future.
Year 2 part-time
-Design and Marketing Innovation (15 credits)
-New Product and Process Implementation (15 credits)
-Innovation Workshops (15 credits)
-TMD1024 Digital Design and Culture (15 credits)
You will need 120 Credits for the award of Postgraduate Diploma in Innovation for the Digital Future.
Year 3 part-time
Major Project: Innovation in the Creative Economy (60 credits)
You will need 180 Credits for the award of MA or MSc in Innovation for the Digital Future.