Interactive and Digital Media Portfolio Preparation (16 - 18 Year Olds)

Interaction designers make mobile apps, websites and other cool tech. This course, designed specially for younger students, will introduce you to the basics of interaction and digital media and will teach you the multi-media design skills you need to succeed...

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Description

Interaction designers make mobile apps, websites and other cool tech. This course, designed specially for younger students, will introduce you to the basics of interaction and digital media and will teach you the multi-media design skills you need to succeed. The emphasis is on exploration and experimentation, and you will get your hands on all kinds of kit in our industry standard studios. By the end of the course you will have a deeper understanding of how digital media and interaction design can solve problems and communicate ideas.

It covers the range of current practices from app development to sound editing, maker culture to UX design. You will find out about the concepts and practices current maker-culture: high-tech, low tech and no-tech.

The practical skills you will learn and your ability to speak about the subject will help you make an application for further study in a range of subjects including: UX Design, Software Development, Fine Art, Product Design and Social Sciences.

Please note this course is suitable for you if you are applying for further study at LCC, but does not guarantee entry.

Topics Covered

  • Context and theory
  • Interaction design
  • Interface design
  • Illustration
  • App development
  • Maker culture
  • Project work
  • Presentation and feedback

Course Outcomes 

By the end of this course you should be able to:

  • Demonstrate sound conceptual and technical skills
  • Be confident in experimentation for interaction and digital design
  • Be able to support an application for work or study with a body of work and a greater confidence to talk about it

Who Should Attend
This course is suitable for you if you between 16 – 18 and are considering further study or a career in interaction or digital media.

Level 
Beginner: You do not need any previous experience.  

Follow Up Courses 
Once you have taken this course you may be interested Get into the Creative Industries (16 – 18 Year Olds) or Animation and Illustration (16 – 18 Year Olds).  

Related undergraduate courses at LCC 
You may be interested in finding out more about BA (Hons)  Interaction Design Arts or Information and Interface Design. 




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Details for booking

DateDay of WeekTimeDurationCostStatusLocationAction
03/04/2017 - 07/04/2017Monday - Friday11:00 - 17:001 Week£650Available Elephant & Castle - SE1 Add to Basket
29/05/2017 - 02/06/2017Monday - Friday11:00 - 17:001 Week£650Available Elephant & Castle - SE1 Add to Basket
24/07/2017 - 28/07/2017Monday - Friday11:00 - 17:001 Week£650Available Elephant & Castle - SE1 Add to Basket
21/08/2017 - 25/08/2017Monday - Friday11:00 - 17:001 Week£650Available Elephant & Castle - SE1 Add to Basket
30/10/2017 - 03/11/2017Monday - Friday11:00 - 17:001 Week£650Available Elephant & Castle - SE1 Add to Basket
18/12/2017 - 22/12/2017Monday - Friday11:00 - 17:001 Week£650Available Elephant & Castle - SE1 Add to Basket