A multimedia degree course that combines media production with critical analysis.

AreYouReady? Media and FilmWhy study Media Arts?

Media Arts at St Mary's offers an exciting blend of practice, theory and transferable skills. The ethos of the programme is built around the development of a creative approach to problem solving and as such it will equip students for a future in a wide range of disciplines.

Why St Mary's?

St Mary's Media Arts programme offers a level of support, and personal tuition that is unparalleled across the sector. If you study here, your lecturer will know your name and your respective strengths.

Lecturers will therefore be able to help you build upon those strengths and address your areas of weakness in order to build a comprehensive portfolio of skills and work.

At St Mary’s University you can acquire a range of media design and production skills, as well as engage in some of the most significant debates about the media today. With excellent technical resources, lecturers with professional media experience and London’s creative industries on our doorstep, we have many graduate success stories to tell. 

The Media Arts team "continue to dedicate their teaching and learning to the development of a dynamic and exciting curriculum for students, reflective of contemporary professional and technical industry standards." - Alice Tuppen (External Examiner) 2014

A Student View

Nasima Akthar (Graduated in 2013)
"I created a bridal magazine for the magazine design module at St Mary’s and I am now using many of the skills I gained working for a national wedding magazine. Thanks to Media Arts, I can now say that I am a published designer."

St Mary's course and employment stats

In the latest HESA Destinations of Leavers survey 95% of St Mary's students were employed or undertaking further study within six months of graduating.

St Mary's also scored 93% for teaching satisfaction and for 92% course satisfaction in the 2017 Guardian University Rankings.