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Registration information

Entry requirements: Bachelor's degree including 90 credits in Media Technology or equivalent as the main field of study and English B or equivalent.

Selection: On the basis of previous university credits. Between 30 and 285 credits may be taken into account.

Information about application for exchange students

  • Application AS18 week 36-03, fulltime100%, day. Application code: SH-44802

Interactive Media Design

Programme 60 credits

The 60-credit Master’s programme in Interactive Media Design concerns theories, methods and tools for the design of interactive experiences from a human-centred perspective.
This programme has an earlier application period and is aimed at applicants who are non-EEA nationals. Please see www.sh.se/fees to find out more about applications and tuition fees.

This programme has an earlier application period and is aimed at applicants who are non-EEA nationals. Application and tuition fees have been introduced for students with citizenship in countries outside the EU/EEA and Switzerland. Please consult www.sh.se/fees to find out more about application and tuition fees.

Programme content

This Master’s programme is recommended for students with an interest in interactive media, interaction design and media technology. The emphasis is on attaining theoretical and practical skills with relevance for the design of interactive experiences. Areas that are covered include user experience, sketching and prototyping, design thinking, critical design, and design theory. The programme also allows for individual specialisations in particular fields of interest.

During the first semester, students are offered courses aimed at theoretical, methodological and practical training in the aforementioned areas. The second semester focuses entirely on a Master’s project and dissertation.


Degree of Master of Science (60 credits) in Media Technology

After the programme

This programme provides students with a wide skills set in digital media and information technology, preparing students for a variety of careers, such as project manager, interaction and user experience designer, developer and producer. It is also a suitable basis for a research career in media technology.

Syllabus valid from spring semester 2013

Semester overview

Year 1Semester 1Semester 2
Interactive Media Design 1Interactive Media Design 2

Each semester covers 30 credits. Contents and order are subject to change. The above information and syllabus are based on the most recently validated decision. Any previous versions are available here.

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