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Studies for Exchange Students, Degree Programme in Media and Arts, Interactive Media

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Media Culture Skills
(Select 10 cr)
             
Introduction to Interactive Media
             
Media channels and platforms 5
 
   
Media work methods 5
 
   
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Media and Arts Tools
(Select 12 cr)
             
Introduction to Interactive Media Tools and Platforms
(Select 12 cr)
             
Introduction to Visual Design 3
 
   
Introduction to Programming 3
 
   
Introduction to Video 3
 
   
Introduction to Animation 3
 
   
Introduction to Scriptwriting and storytelling 3
 
   
Introduction to Web Tools 3
 
   
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User Experience Design
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User-Centered Design 5
 
   
User Interface Design and Usability 5
 
   
Service Design 5
 
   
User Experience Design Project 1 5
 
   
User Experience Design Project 2 5
 
   
+ Optional professional interactive media studies 0              
Advanced Visual Design Workshop 5              
Advanced Game Design Workshop 5              
Advanced Web Design workshop 5              
Advanced Motion Graphics Workshop 5              
Advanced Media Techniques Workshop 5              
Advanced User Experience Design Workshop 5              
Social Media in Communication and Community Building 5              
Media Professional Literature 5              
Advanced programming 5              
International Exchange Studies 30              
Advanced 3D Workshop 5              
Character Design and Storytelling 3              
Networked Media Culture 5              
Scriptwriting in Emerging Media Production 5              
Experimental Media Techniques Workshop 5              
Animation Scriptwriting and Character Design 5              
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Animation
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Animation Production 5
 
   
Animation Principles and Practices 5
 
   
Animation Project 1 5
 
   
Animation Project 2 5
 
   
+ Fine Art Optional Courses 0              
Stop-Motion Animation 5              
Advanced Animation Workshop 5              
Life Drawing 5              
Sketch Book seminar 5              
Advanced Applied Fine Art 5              
Art and Environment Workshop 5              
International Art Collaborations 1 5              
International Art Collaborations 2 5              
Advanced Moving Image 5              
Performative Video Workshop 5              
International Exchange Studies 30              
Networked Media Culture 5              
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Finnish for Foreigners 5
 
   
English Language and Communication 5              
Interactive Media Production Minors
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Visual Design
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Principles of Visual Communication 5
 
   
Visual Design 5
 
   
Graphics in Motion 5
 
   
Visual Design Project 1 5
 
   
Visual Design Project 2 5
 
   
Web and App Design and Development
(Select 30 cr)
             
Web and App Design Theory 5
 
   
Web and App Design 5
 
   
Web and App Programming 5
 
   
Web/App Design Project 1 5
 
   
Web/App Design Project 2 5
 
   
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Cultural Export
(Select 30 cr)
             
International Project Management 5
 
   
Working as a Producer 5
 
   
International Business Environment 5
 
   
Cultural Export Project 1 5
 
   
Cultural Export Project 2 5
 
   
+ Optional professional music production studies 0              
Advanced Sound Design Workshop 5              
Advanced Live Event Workshop 5              
Advanced Music Production Workshop 5              
Advanced IPR workshop 3              
Visual design for events 3              
Advanced popular music theory 3              
Game sound design workshop 5              
Event management and marketing 5              
Content design workshops 5              
Popular Music History 3              
Advanced Songwriting 5              
International Exchange Studies 30              
Networked Media Culture 5              
Emerging Trends in Visual Design for Live Events 5              
Experimental Song Writing and Music Production 5              
Special Skills in Studio Technique 3              
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The curriculum has been planned so that the student completes 60 ECTS credits per academic year and 30 ECTS credits per semester

Studies of syllabus is planned so 60 credits are studied in academic year and length of studies is 3,5/4/4,5 years. Planned syllabus may change during studies.

The focus of the programme is to provide up to date competences in continuously changing and growing international and global Media and Arts sector.

The students learn about current media and art issues utilising three main study paths: Interactive Media study path, Music Production study path and Fine Art study path.

Main study paths are divided into sub study paths (e.g Game design, Music business, Applied fine art) and choosing studies across other main or sub study paths is possible. The curriculum contains also large shared parts and projects between these study paths and other Art, Music and Media related Degree Programmes.

The general aim of the studies is that students become professionals who are able to work as experts, developers and entrepreneurs in the field, both in Finland and abroad.

The study path Interactive Media gives the competences required for demanding professional work in one or more of the following areas of application: web design and services, game design, animation, production and content design.

The objective is that the graduate:
- Is capable of creative and applicable solutions
- Masters the articulation, working methods and technology of her/his speciality
- Is able to act professionally in the typical communication and interaction situations of the field
- Can design and head media and art related productions and act as member of a team
- Has the competence to enter both domestic and international labour markets as a professional and as an entrepreneur