Bsc (Hons) Multimedia Computing (BMC)

Programme Overview

The BSc (Hons) Multimedia Computing programme offered in collaboration with Liverpool John Moores University incorporates a number of distinct themes embedded in a solid framework of professional computing development.

The major themes include; computer systems development, web and digital media production, database design, development and management, project management and image processing and mixed reality development.

Multimedia computing is at the heart of many of the most exciting technological developments in recent years. The huge growth in internet use in recent years in the form of web and e-commerce developments, the delivery of streaming content by companies such as the BBC, Astro and Netflix owes much to multimedia computing.

However, this is only the beginning for multimedia computing as new innovations in augmented and virtual reality are providing opportunities for the development of ground-breaking applications with these new technologies.

The programme is the result of extensive communications with industry; both LJMU and YPC maintains a regular industry advisory panel. This BSc Multimedia Computing (Hons) programme will prepare students with the necessary theoretical and practical skills to be a computing and digital media development professional ready to work and succeed in this challenging and exciting industry.

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Last Update: 30/12/2020

General Information
KPT/MQA APPROVAL
[(R/481/6/0002)(FA0003)10/27]

 

COURSE CODE
BMC

 

COURSE DURATION
3 years - Options to complete final year in UK

 

STUDY MODE
Full Time

 

INTAKES
April, September

 

ENTRY REQUIREMENT
  • Pass Foundation with minimum CGPA of 2.50 and approved by MOHE and credit in Mathematics at SPM level; OR
  • Pass UEC with minimum 5 subjects in Grade B including Mathematics; OR
  • Pass Diploma in Business and Information Technology from YPC International College with minimum CGPA 2.50 and credit in Mathematics at SPM level; OR
  • Pass Diploma in computer field or other related field with minimum CGPA of 2.50 and approved by MOHE and credit in Mathematics at SPM level; OR
  • Pass Foundation in Business and Information Technology from YPC International College with minimum CGPA 2.50 and credit in Mathematics at SPM level; OR
  • Pass STPM with minimum grade C (GPA 2.00) in any two subjects (minimum CGPA 2.00) and credit in Mathematics at SPM level;

*English Language Requirements MUET (Band 3) / IELTS (Band 6.0)

 

ACADEMIC PROGRESSION
  • Employment
  • Masters

 

JOB PROSPECTS
  • Website Developers
  • Internet Application Developers
  • Computer System Developers
  • System Analysts
  • Mobile Apps Developer
  • IT Executive
  • Computer System Developer
  • Software Engineer
  • Multimedia Programmer
  • Information Technology Manager
  • Lecturer
  • Database Administrator
  • Programmer
  • Games Developer

 

COURSE FEE
Up to 100% PTPTN Loan

Course Structure

  • Audio & Video Editing
  • Visual Programming
  • Introduction To Programming
  • Computer Systems
  • Fundamentals Of Multimedia
  • Internet & Web Technologies
  • Personal & Professional Development
  • Data Modelling
  • Problem Solving For Multimedia Computing

  • Database Systems
  • Project Management
  • Digital Media Production
  • Research Skills
  • Professional Issues
  • Advanced Web Development
  • Interactive Multimedia Systems
  • Desktop Publishing
  • Typography

  • Project 1
  • Mixed Reality Technologies
  • Advanced Multimedia
  • Project 2
  • Website & E-Commerce Management
  • Innovations In Software Development
  • Packaging Design
  • Industrial Training (6 months)

*MQA subjects are compulsory

*Core subjects will be updated in accordance with LJMU, UK