• Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University Featured Masters Courses
  • Swansea University Featured Masters Courses
  • Regent’s University London Featured Masters Courses
  • Leeds Beckett University Featured Masters Courses
  • University of Edinburgh Featured Masters Courses
  • University of York Featured Masters Courses
  • University of Leeds Featured Masters Courses
  • University of Glasgow Featured Masters Courses
University of Southampton Featured Masters Courses
University of Leeds Featured Masters Courses
Southampton Solent University Featured Masters Courses
University of Hertfordshire Featured Masters Courses
University of Leeds Featured Masters Courses

Creative Application Development (MA) (Online Masters Degree)


Course Description

Mobile apps are now ubiquitous, delivering solutions to modern life. They are a medium for creative and artistic expression, answering everyday problems with clever design and user insights. As an evolving arena that reacts quickly to technological advances, app development offers a wealth of creative opportunity.

Falmouth’s MA Creative App Development responds to these shifts. Designed with industry experts, it provides the chance to expand upon your creative skills and take advantage of the opportunities available in this growing field.

Structured according to workplace demands, you’ll find an emphasis on live briefs and the application of practical skills. Modules are taught by specialists in creative computing, interactive and design practice; while online software tutorials will enable you to develop projects and assemble your professional portfolio ahead of graduation.

Visit the website http://flexible.falmouth.ac.uk/courses/ma-creative-app-development.htm

Summary

- Build your skills by devising creative apps both in solo and co-creative contexts
- Be taught by specialists in creative computing, interactive and design practice
- Join our international community of professionals, researchers and creatives

Who is this course for?

This course prepares you for the demands of app development, whether you want to break into the industry, or already work in the software sector. Here we promote creative solutions to meet a range of platform and audience needs. Informed by critical thinking and research, our approach helps deliver high impact apps.

Typical applicants may be:
- Working in computing and software development and looking to explore new possibilities
- Artists, audio specialists and designers interested in technology focused content creation are also welcome

The course enables you to respond creatively to change and has been designed to support a wide range of career aspirations within the field of app development and beyond.

Course content

You will need to complete four 30-credit modules and one 60-credit project (180 credits in total).

Core Modules:
App development synergies
Individual design and development project
Co-creation design and development project
Live brief design and development project
Major project

Assessments

- Coursework assessment with no formal examinations
- Portfolios, projects and live online presentations
- Assessments are designed to support creative and professional practice

How you study

You may choose to:

1. Study entirely online without attending any face-to-face workshops
2. Study online and attend optional residential workshops held biannually at various locations such as the UK, Asia or the Middle East.

A typical workshop will start on Friday and end on Monday. Students will be informed at least 4 months in advance giving you plenty of time to arrange your attendance. Attendance is strongly encouraged although not compulsory.

Taught by industry experts

Designed with employer-focused learning at the core, our courses work with global organisations, staff and alumni to provide you with the breadth of experience and networks needed to accelerate your career.

Learning activities

There will be guided learning activities consisting of:

- Concise online presentations to introduce key concepts
- Small group and class discussions and crits to facilitate interaction and dialogue
- Online critiques to test assumptions, ideas and to receive feedback from peers and tutors
- Individual and group tutorials throughout the course
- Independent study
- Self-evaluation and peer feedback

Support

As Falmouth student, you enjoy an equal status to students studying on campus:
- Your own student ID card
- Access to online software tutorials at lynda.com
- 24/7 online access to library resources
- Students’ Union community

Find out how to apply here - http://myfalmouth.falmouth.ac.uk/urd/sits.urd/run/siw_ipp_lgn.login?process=siw_ipp_app&code1=MACRADPO_102&code2=0001

Visit the Creative Application Development (MA) (Online Masters Degree) page on the Falmouth University website for more details!

Student Profiles
(Scholarship)

Falmouth Flexible Scholarships - 12 Awards

There are a total of 12 scholarships available for the 2016/17 academic year: three scholarships for each of the four MA courses.Each scholarship has a value of £3,300, which will be deducted from your course fees. Assessment is based on the grounds of academic and personal merit and financial need.How the Scholarship works:- Awards are available for accepted applicants applying for September 2016, January 2017, May 2017 intakes
- There are a maximum of three scholarship awards per course per intakeEligible programmes for 2016/17 academic year are:
- MA Advertising and Marketing
- MA Creative Events Management
- MA Creative App Development
- MA Photography

Value of Scholarship(s)

£3,300

Eligibility

Scholarships may be awarded to applicants whose profile matches our scholarship requirements. To be eligible for September 2016 enrolment, you must:- Submit a completed application form by midnight, 30 June 2016
- Be accepted and offered a place by Falmouth University
- Submit an essay of 500 words on why you should be considered for the scholarship, including details of previous qualifications, work experience, why you want to study your course at Falmouth, and how a scholarship could help you

Application Procedure

Contact us for more information on scholarships and funding opportunities:
- UK applicants can call toll-free on 0800 599 9123
- International applicants: please call +44 1223 447713 or email [email protected] deadlines for January and May 2017 intakes will be announced separately.To apply for scholarships for MA Advertising & Marketing, MA Photography and MA Creative Events Management, please fill in the form on the website.

Further Information

http://flexible.falmouth.ac.uk/fees-and-payment/falmouth-flexible-scholarship.htm


(Scholarship)

Falmouth Global, Vice-Chancellor's scholarship - Single Award

This £15,000 scholarship is open to all students on all courses, including undergraduate, postgraduate and foundation. To apply, please complete the application form below. To be selected you will be assessed on your scholarship application statement of 500 words that should explain how you hope to use your study at Falmouth to influence your work, practice and future ambitions.

Value of Scholarship(s)

£15,000

Eligibility

• Be liable to pay tuition fees at the international (non EU) rate
• Have submitted a course application to Falmouth University for entry starting academic year 2016-17

Application Procedure

• Please complete the application form
• Return your completed application form to Falmouth University (along with your course application if not already submitted)
• Scholarship forms can be emailed to [email protected]
• The deadline for applications is 27 May 2016

Further Information

https://www.falmouth.ac.uk/student-funding/international-scholarships


(Scholarship)

International scholarships - Single Award

These £5,000 scholarships are awarded to each of our academic departments. They are open to all students on undergraduate, postgraduate and foundation courses who will be studying within these departments. To apply, please complete the application form below. The 500-word application statement allows you to explain how you hope to use your study at Falmouth to influence your work, practice and future ambitions.

Value of Scholarship(s)

£5,000

Eligibility

• Be liable to pay tuition fees at the international (non EU) rate
• Have submitted a course application to Falmouth University for entry starting academic year 2016-17

Application Procedure

• Please complete the application form
• Return your completed application form to Falmouth University (along with your course application if not already submitted)
• Scolarship forms can be emailed to [email protected]
• The deadline for applications is 27 May 2016

Further Information

https://www.falmouth.ac.uk/student-funding/international-scholarships



Entry Requirements

An honours degree or Level 6 equivalent qualification. Proof of proficiency in English (minimum overall score of IELTS 6.5 with at least 6.0 in Reading, Writing, Speaking and Listening). We also accept a range of equivalent recognised English language qualifications please visit our website for details. Candidates without a degree or formal qualification are still encouraged to apply.

Email Enquiry

Recipient: Falmouth University

Insert previous message below for editing? 
You haven’t included a message. Providing a specific message means universities will take your enquiry more seriously and helps them provide the information you need.
Why not add a message here
* required field
Send a copy to me for my own records.

Your enquiry has been emailed successfully



Share this page:

Cookie Policy    X