Master of Interactive Media

Program code

5653

Available at

Nathan

Gold Coast

Mount Gravatt

Logan

South Bank

Online

Offshore

Other

Duration

1 to 2 years full-time
4 years part-time

Credit points

160

Indicative fee

$22,000.00* per year (more)
* 2019 indicative annual fee

Admission requirements

  • Any Bachelor degree or higher

    (more)

Offered in

Trimester 1 and Trimester 2

Next start date

Trimester 2, 2019 (more)

Applications close

Sunday, 16 June 2019

My details

Programs change over time. Course lists and requirements are specific to the year you started studying.

 

To be eligible for the award of Master of Interactive Media (MInteractMe), a student must acquire 160 credit points as prescribed below:

  • gain 120 credit points for prescribed courses and
  • gain 40 credit point for Masters Research Project courses.

To be eligible for the award of Master of Interactive Media (MInteractMe), a student admitted with 40 credit points of advanced standing must acquire 120 credit points as prescribed below:

  • gain 80 credit points for prescribed courses and
  • gain 40 credit points for Masters Research Project courses.

To be eligible for the award of Master of Interactive Media (MInteractMe), a student admitted with 80 credit points of advanced standing must acquire 80 credit points as prescribed below:

  • gain 40 credit points for prescribed courses and
  • gain 40 credit points for Masters Research Project courses.

This degree/s may be awarded with Distinction where a student achieves a minimum program GPA of 6.5 with no failed courses. The words 'This award was achieved with Distinction' will be recorded on the testamur and will appear below the conferral date of the award.

Exit points

To be eligible to exit the Masters program with the Graduate Certificate award, a student must acquire 40 credit points for prescribed courses.

Note: The Graduate Certificate exit point is not available to students admitted to the Masters program with advanced standing.

To be eligible to exit the Masters program with the Graduate Diploma award, a student must acquire 80 credit points for prescribed courses.

To exit, a student should apply for a program transfer.

Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) Level and Type

The Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) is the national policy for regulated qualifications in Australian education and training. This qualification is accredited as an AQF Level 9 - Masters Degree (Coursework).

Program learning outcomes

Program Learning Outcomes communicate to the community the value of the Griffith educational experience as benchmarked against national qualification standards.

Program Learning Outcomes for this award describe the knowledge, skills and the application of knowledge and skills you will acquire through studying the Griffith program of your choice.

Program options

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 2   Standard program  160
OR
Tri 2   Program with 40 credit points of advanced standing (see Note 1) 120
OR
Tri 2   Program with 80 credit points of advanced standing (see Note 2) 80

Note 1: For students with a Bachelor or Graduate Certificate qualification in a related discipline.

Note 2: For students with a Bachelor Honours or a Graduate Diploma qualification in a related discipline.

Standard program

Year 1

Students must complete the following courses:

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 2 7155QCA Programming for Media  10
Tri 2 7156QCA Locative Interactive Media  10
Tri 2 7157QCA Creative Media Theories  10
Tri 2 7524QCA Enhanced Design Tools  10
OR
Tri 2 7525QCA Narrative Interfaces in AR  10
Tri 1 7515QCA Making Interaction  10
Tri 1 7152QCA Digital Visual Design  10
Tri 1 7153QCA Web Technologies  10
Tri 1 7154QCA Interactive Media Concepts  10
OR
Tri 3 7513IBA Managing Creativity in Organisations  10

Exit point: Graduate Certificate in Interactive Media (3323). To exit (after completing 40 credit points from the above courses), a student should apply for a program transfer.

Note: The Graduate Certificate exit point is not available to students admitted to the Masters program with advanced standing.

Exit point: Graduate Diploma of Interactive Media (4193). To exit (after completing 80 credit points from the above courses), a student should apply for a program transfer.

Year 2

Students must complete the following courses:

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1,2 7527QCA Masters Dissertation  10
Tri 1 7595QCA Social Innovation  10
Tri 2 7160QCA_P1 Masters Research Project  20
Tri 1,2 7529QCA Design Research Methods  10
Tri 2 7526QCA CoLab  10
Tri 1 7160QCA_P2 Masters Research Project  20

Program with 40 credit points advanced standing

Year 1

Students must complete the following courses:

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 2 7155QCA Programming for Media  10
Tri 2 7156QCA Locative Interactive Media  10
Tri 2 7151QCA Leading Creative Projects  10
Tri 2 7524QCA Enhanced Design Tools  10
OR
Tri 2 7525QCA Narrative Interfaces in AR  10
Tri 2 7526QCA CoLab  10
Tri 1,2 7529QCA Design Research Methods  10
Tri 1 7160QCA_P1 Masters Research Project  20

Year 2

Students must complete the following courses:

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1 7595QCA Social Innovation  10
Tri 1,2 7527QCA Masters Dissertation  10
Tri 2 7160QCA_P2 Masters Research Project  20

Program with 80 credit points of advanced standing

Year 1

Students must complete the following courses:

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 2 7022QCA Masters Exegesis  10
Tri 1 7595QCA Social Innovation  10
Tri 2 7160QCA_P1 Masters Research Project  20
Tri 1,2 7529QCA Design Research Methods  10
Tri 2 7526QCA CoLab  10
Tri 1 7160QCA_P2 Masters Research Project  20