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B.A. in Time-Based Media

Film and television, 2D and 3D animation and interactive design are the focal points that await you in the bachelor's degree program in Time-Based Media.

The factors of time and interaction play a central role in the media of film and television, computer games, interactive installations and the Internet. The degree program offers you a comprehensive professional basis which, in addition to a thorough basic understanding, also develops and promotes your conceptual and design skills.

The division into the areas of film, animation and interaction gives you the opportunity to achieve a distinct profile depending on your personal interests with a high degree of freedom of choice within these courses.

During the six-semester program, you will acquire the skills you need to be able to work in an ever-changing, innovative industry. The objective is the individual fostering of a reflected attitude, the development of a creative signature and skills in dealing with time-based media. Furthermore, a close interlinking of creative talent, technological understanding, scientific analysis and reflection skills, organizational abilities and assertiveness are the aims of this program.

In addition to experimental and applied projects, you will carry out actual interdisciplinary projects with external partner companies. Professional and media-related economic, legal and organizational aspects are also part of your education.
The program is completed with the awarding of the academic degree of Bachelor of Arts (B.A.).

Standard period of study

The standard period of study comprises six semesters, including an examination semester. After completing your studies, you will be awarded the academic degree of Bachelor of Arts (B.A.).

Afterwards, you have the opportunity to obtain the academic degree of Master of Arts (M.A.) in the four-semester consecutive master's degree program in Time-Based Media.

Our media design brand

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Projects and results of the degree program

The degree program cooperates with different national and international partners

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Courses offered by the Department of Media Design

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