MSc (Multimedia Studies)

Last Updated: 20 Feb 2019

  • Master of Science (Multimedia Studies)

    The main aim of this programme is to produce graduates who can work independently, skilled, competent, creative and innovative,
    with in-depth knowledge in their related areas of research and are able to contribute to the body of knowledge.

    Master of Science (Multimedia Studies) is currently offered in two modes:

    •   Full Research
    •   Coursework

     
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    Coordinator:

    Dr. Sabrina Mohd Rashid
    Tel: +604-928 5815
    E-mail: sabrina@uum.edu.my
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    PROGRAMME STRUCTURE - Full Research

    For full research mode, students are required to: 

    1 Attend and pass the following courses (if necessary) with at least B grade:
    SZRZ 6014 Research Methodology 
    SCLE 6014 Academic Writing and/or Any other course as determined by the supervisor or Academic Committee
    2 Present and defend the proposed research to a committee.
    3 Present progress reports of research work at colloquiums arranged by the Graduate School or College.
    4 Attend a viva session to defend the thesis; and
    5 Submit a final thesis.
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    PROGRAMME STRUCTURE - Coursework

    The Master of Science Multimedia Studies programme by coursework is a 41-credit hour
    programme which comprises the following:

    (A) CORE COURSES (17 CREDIT HOURS)
        SMMS5013         Advanced Multimedia
        SMMS5023         Persuasive Technologies
        STIV5014           Interaction Design
        SMMS5033         Multimedia Writing
        SZRZ6104          Research Methodology

    (B) SPECIALISATION COURSES (12 CREDIT HOURS)
        Choose any 1 option from the specializations listed below:

       i) DESIGN
         SMMS5043         Digital Illustration
         SMMS5053         3D Motion Graphics
         SMMS5063         User Experience
         SMMS5073         Mobile Technologies
         SMMS5093         Virtual Reality

     ii) MEDIA AND COMMUNICATION
        SMMS5083         Digital Culture
        SCCG5113          Managerial Communication
        SCCG5253          Corporate Communication
        SCCG5343          New Media Management
     
    (C) RESEARCH PROJECT (12 CREDIT HOURS)
       SMJZ69912          Research Paper
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    Research Areas

    The research areas of Master of Science (Multimedia Studies) are (but not limited to):

    1. Creative Digital Content
    2. Multimedia Design
    3. Edutainment & E-Learning
    4. Courseware Development
    5. Multimedia Production
    6. Creative Programming
    7. Mobile Content Development
    8. Digital Storytelling
    9. Human Computer Interaction
    10. Game Design & Development
    11. Animation Design & Development
    12. Digital Content Entrepreneurship
    13. Ethics in Content Development
    14. Virtual & Augmented Reality

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