Credits: 120 ECTS 

Director of the Master's Programme:  Professor Philip Dean

Majors in the Master’s Degree Programme in New Media:

  • Game Design and Production, code ARTS3028
  • New Media Design and Production, code ARTS3029
  • Sound in New Media, code ARTS3030

Courses


All Media Lab Courses  

The following is a list of all New Media (Media Lab) courses. The degree requirements of the three majors of the programme can be found in their descriptions (Game Design and ProductionNew Media Design and Production, and Sound in New Media.) The Media Lab ‘Joint Courses’ are offered to students of all New Media majors. 

Code 

Name 

ECTS credits 

Joint Courses in Media Lab 

DOM-E0006 

Introduction to the Department of Media 

1 

DOM-E5024 

Introduction to Media Art and Culture 

3–5 

DOM-E5131

Research Skills for New Media 

4 

DOM-E0007

Advanced Information Retrieval 

1 

DOM-E5153 

Introduction to Workshops and Studio Facilities*

3 

DOM-E5001 

Personal Study Plan HOPS 

1 

DOM-E5096 

Master’s Thesis Seminar 

4 

DOM.thes 

Master's Thesis 

30 

 *not a compulsory course


Game Design and Production 

DOM-E5094 

Advanced Topics in Game Design 

3–6 

DOM-E5083 

Game Analysis 

5 

DOM-E5080 

Game Design 

5 

DOM-E5088 

Game Design Basics Workshop 

3 

DOM-E5098 

Game Jam 

2 

DOM-E5138 

Games Now! 

3 

DOM-E5139 

Games Now! Production Team 

3–9 

DOM-E5095 

Game Project 

5–20 

DOM-E5136 

Game Seminar 

3 

DOM-E5141

Intelligent Computational Media 

3 

DOM-E5082 

Playability Evaluation 

3 

DOM-E5140

Software Studies for Game Designers 

3 

DOM-E5137 

The Game of History 

6–9 

DOM-E5079 

Understanding Games 

6 

 

New Media Design and Production 

3D Animation 

DOM-E5029 

Introduction to 3D Animation 

3 

DOM-E5014 

3D Animation 

6–12 

DOM-E5027 

Advanced Rendering / 3D Techniques 

3 

DOM-E5105 

Pre-Vis and 3D Work Workshop 

3 

DOM-E5055 

Motion Capture vs Animation 

3–5 




Electronics and Digital Fabrication 

DOM-E5116 

Electronics for Artists 

6 

DOM-E5155 

Digital Fabrication I 

6 

DOM-E5156 

Digital Fabrication II 

6 

DOM-E5157 

Digital Fabrication III 

6 

DOM-E5158

Digital Fabrication Studio 

3–9 




Interaction Design and UX Design 

DOM-E5111 

Interaction Design Course 

3–5 

DOM-E5112 

Interaction Design Workshop 

3 

DOM-E5125 

Embodied Interaction 

6 

DOM-E5102 

Prototyping Service Design 

3–5 




Media Art and Culture 

DOM-E5150

Archaeology of Media Infrastructures 

3–6 

DOM-E5124 

Alive Dead Media 

3 

DOM-E5123 

Designerly Approaches to Social Media 

3 

DOM-E5004 

Interactive Art 

6–12 

DOM-E5151 

Media and the Environment 

3–6 

DOM-E5037 

Production Clinic 

3–12 

DOM-E5149

Systems of Representation: Culture Lab 

3–6 




Media Technology and Creative Coding 

DOM-E5152

Introduction to Creative Coding 

3–6 

DOM-E5108 

From Data to Pixels 

3 

DOM-E5106 

Generative Media Coding 

3–5 

DOM-E5056 

Multitouch Interaction 

3–5 

DOM-E5015 

Internet Technologies and Techniques 

3–5 

DOM-E5122 

Contemporary Web Development 

3–5 

DOM-E5126 

Dynamic Visualization 

6-8 




Storytelling and Interactive Narratives 

DOM-E5035 

Storytelling 1 

3 

DOM-E5036 

Storytelling 2 

3 

DOM-E5038 

Generative and Interactive Narratives 

3–5 

DOM-E5114 

Interactive Cinema and Non-Linear Narrative 

3–5 




Virtual Reality (VR) 

DOM-E5161

Introduction to Virtual Reality 

3 

DOM-EXX15 

Virtual Reality Project Experiences 

4 

DOM-E5162 

Coding Virtual Worlds 

3 

DOM-E5163

Independent Study in VR 

2–10 

 

Sound in New Media 

DOM-E5066 

Introduction to Sound Design and Music 

1–5 

DOM-E5069 

Introduction to Western Classical Music 

1–5 

DOM-E5070  

Sound Design for Interactive Commodities 

3 

DOM-E5071 

Experimental Sound Instruments 

3 

DOM-E5072 

Sound Seminar 

3–4 

DOM-E5073 

Sound Clinic 

3–5 

DOM-E5074 

Composing with Data Flow Programming 

3–7 

DOM-E5043 

Physical Interaction Design 

3–5 

DOM-E5075 

IXI Workshop 

1-4 

DOM-E5076 

Experimental Music Workshop 

3 

DOM-E5077 

Sonic Narration in Audiovisual Productions 

1-4 

DOM-E5078 

Game Audio Workshop 

2–4 

DOM-E5100 

Procedural Audio 

3-5 

DOM-E5117 

Gender Issues in Sound Studies 

3-5 

DOM-E5121 

Podcast Production 

3-5 

DOM-E5047 

Tangible Auditory Interfaces 

3-5 

DOM-E5132

Deep Learning with Audio 

3–6 

 

 

Courses with Varying Content 

 

These courses are not organized every year. 

 

DOM-EXX19 

Media Lab Workshop with Varying Content 

3–6 

DOM-E5147

Media Lab Course with Varying Content 

3–9 

DOM-E5090 

Games Now! Workshop 1 

2–3 

DOM-E5091 

Games Now! Workshop 2 

2–3 

DOM-E5039 

Open Workshop 

3 

DOM-E5099 

Audiovisual Studio 

3-6 

 

Independent Studies 

DOM-E5119 

Audiovisual Production 

3-12 

DOM-E5065 

Advanced Audio Production Work 

3–12 

DOM-E5026 

Dynamic Visualization Independent Studies 

3–6 

DOM-E5081 

Game Research Project 

6 

DOM-E5113 

Independent Studies in Research 

1–12 

DOM-E5142 

Media Lab Study Project 

1–15 

DOM-E5143 

Media Lab Study Project: New Media 

1–15 

DOM-E5144 

Media Lab Study Project: Sound 

1–15 

DOM-E5145

Media Lab Study Project: Game Design 

1–15 

DOM-E5146 

Media Lab Personal Study Project 

1–15 

DOM-E5063 

Professional Orientation 

2–25 

DOM-E0003 

Common Advanced Workshop/Project at the Department of Media 

3–20