BSc (Hons) Multimedia Technology



This programme provides students with the opportunity to follow careers in the creative media industry that require the ability to produce high quality media products and a demonstration of media based competencies. It develops creative, technical and conceptual skills required for the creative industries and includes a strong emphasis on 2D, 3D graphics and moving images, which include: digital imaging, motion graphics, interactive media, modelling and animation and visual effects. The course integrates creative design with computing and technology based skills and provides practical experience in the application of professional level software directly relevant to the creative media job markets. This approach aims to match industry’s need for creative media students with a high level of technical skills.

Entry Requirements?

Three passes in one sitting at one of the following examinations or equivalent foreign qualifications

  • G.C.E. (A / L) – conducted by the Department of Examinations, Sri Lanka
  • A / Level – conducted by Pearson Edexcel, UK (London A/L)
  • A / Level – conducted by Cambridge International Examinations, UK (London A/L)
  • ESOFT International Foundation Diploma

Compulsory english language requirement :


  • C Pass in English for O/Levels or A/Levels
  • A minimum overall IELTS score of 6.0 (Minimum score of 5.5 for each element)

Programme Structure

Year 1

  • Introduction to Digital Media
  • Programming I – Thinking like a programmer
  • Computer Generated Imagery
  • Professional Environments 1

Year 2

  • Digital Motion Graphics and Compositing
  • Professional Environments 2
  • Multimedia Authoring and Design
  • Database-Driven Application Development
  • Modelling and Animation*
  • User Centered Design*
  • Industrial Placement*

Year 3

  • Individual project
  • Visual Effects
  • Media Creation Process*
  • Mobile Application Development*
  • Digital Entrepreneurship*

*Optional Modules


36 months (academic delivery)
Assured internship opportunities available



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