MSc Multimedia Studies


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 offered in two modes:

  •   Full Research
  •   Coursework


Dr. Azlina Kamaruddin
Postgraduate Coordinator
Tel: +604-928 5815
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This programme is offered by full research. 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

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

Connect with us

School of Multimedia Technology and Communication (SMMTC),
UUM College of Arts and Sciences,
Universiti Utara Malaysia,
06010 UUM Sintok,
Kedah Darul Aman, Malaysia

  • Phone: +604 9285801 / 5803 / 5810 / 5813 / 5814

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