Programme Description

Programme Description



University of Malta

Faculty of Media and Knowledge Sciences

Master of Fine Arts in Digital Arts
(MFA (Melit.))

(for courses commencing October 2019)

YEAR ONE

Semester 1

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

DGA5010 Research Methods in Art and Design 5 ECTS
DGA5011 Initiating a Digital Art Project 5 ECTS
DGA5012 20th Century Art and Design 5 ECTS
DGA5013 Art and Critical Theory 5 ECTS
DGA5015 Professional Practice 5 ECTS
DGA5017 Reflective Writing 5 ECTS




Semester 2

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

DGA5014 Perception and Consumption of Art 5 ECTS
DGA5016 Art Practice and the Production of Culture 5 ECTS
DGA5301 Drawing and Colour Workshops 5 ECTS
DGA5302 Digital Imaging, Photography and Illustration 5 ECTS
DGA5304 Digital Animation and Graphics 5 ECTS
DGA5305 Graphic Narrative and Storytelling 5 ECTS




YEAR TWO

Year (This/these unit/s start/s in Semester 1 and continue/s in Semester 2)

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

DGA5907 Project, Dissertation and Exhibition 60 ECTS




This programme of study is governed by the General Regulations for University Postgraduate Awards, 2008 and by the Bye-Laws for the degree of Master of Fine Arts (M.F.A.) in Digital Arts under the auspices of the Faculty of Media and Knowledge Sciences.
 
Last Updated: 11 March 2019
 
The University makes every effort to ensure that the published Courses Plans, Programmes of Study and Study-Unit information are complete and up-to-date at the time of publication. The University reserves the right to make changes in case errors are detected after publication.
The availability of optional units may be subject to timetabling constraints.
Units not attracting a sufficient number of registrations may be withdrawn without notice.
Unless for exceptional approved reasons, no changes to the programme of study for a particular academic year will be made once the students' registration period for that academic year begins.

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