MSc in Digital Media Technology

*Programme suspended and not open for admissions*

Degree of MSc (Digital Media Technology) Introduction
This programme, which leads to an M.Sc. in Digital Media Technology, is designed for students who wish to develop, design and implement projects in the fast growing field of digital media. The programme emphasizes on the techniques and tools used in digital media rather than the creative design or content of such media. Both theoretical and activity-based learning are provided for graduates who wish to upgrade their competencies and skills. Core courses focus on the basic areas of computer graphics, multimedia, virtual reality and animation. Students have the opportunity of extending the breadth or depth of their pursuit through a wide range of elective courses offered. Exposure to state of the art practice is given through seminars by experts from industry. The comprehensive project component provides practical experience towards developing a portfolio of work.

How to Apply
The programme commences in August every year. The online application normally starts in January period. For details on the admission exercise, please refer to the Graduate Admissions' page. All other forms of application will not be accepted.

Admission Requirements

Academic Year


1st Semester commences on August


Core Courses

DM6101 Advanced Computer Graphics
DM6102 Multimedia Information Management
DM6103 Virtual Reality
DM6104 2D and 3D Animation


DM6119 Project Dissertation

Elective Course

DM6121 Human Computer Interaction
DM6122 3D Modelling and Reconstruction
DM6123 Scientific Visualization
DM6125 Mobile Game Development
DM6127 Introduction to Games Design
DM6129 Directed Reading
DM6190 Special Topic
DM6199 Special Topic in Digital Media Technology

Note: Not all courses listed in the curriculum will be offered in a semester. Courses offered are subject to availability of instructors and resources.

General Elective Course

Recommended Time-Table

Timetable (Academic Year 2018 Semester 1, Starting August 2018)

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