IT requirements for your course

The following IT specifications are recommended

All courses unless listed below

  • Minimum Intel i5 or equivalent
  • Windows 10 or Mac OS 10.14 or later
  • 8Gb RAM, 256Gb SSD
  • GPU Nvidia or Radeon 4Gb VRAM OpenGL 4.1 support
  • Full HD screen 

Courses in media

  • Media and Environmental Communication BA(Hons)
  • Media Studies BA(Hons)
  • Media, Industry and Innovation BA(Hons)
  • Music Business and Media BA(Hons)
  • Digital Media, Culture and Society MA

Specification

  • Minimum Intel i5 or equivalent
  • Windows 10 or Mac OS 10.14 or later
  • 16Gb RAM, 256Gb SSD
  • GPU Nvidia or Radeon 4Gb VRAM OpenGL 4.1 support
  • Full HD screen 

Courses in Film, photography, digital media and music

  • Digital Music and Sound Arts BA(Hons)
  • Film and Screen Studies BA(Hons)
  • Film BA(Hons)
  • Photography BA(Hons)
  • Media Production BA(Hons)
  • Digital Media Arts MA
  • Digital Music and Sound Arts MA
  • Photography MA

Specification

  • Minimum Intel i5 or equivalent
  • Windows 10 or Mac OS 10.14 or later
  • 16Gb RAM, 256Gb SSD
  • GPU Nvidia or Radeon 4Gb VRAM OpenGL 4.1 support
  • Full HD screen 

Courses in animation and games design

  • Animation BA(Hons)
  • Design for Digital Media BA(Hons)
  • Games Art and Design BA(Hons)

Specification

  • Minimum Intel i5 or equivalent
  • Windows 10
  • 16Gb RAM, 256Gb SSD
  • GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970 4GB or AMD Radeon R9 290 4GB or better
  • DisplayPort 1.2 or later
  • 1x USB 3.0 port or later
  • Full HD screen