Media@Brunel is comprised of three subject areas:
Film and TV
Film and TV offers exciting and innovative undergraduate and postgraduate courses taught by a team of enthusiastic staff who have published widely on their subjects. We put a high priority on links between teaching and research, which means you’ll be taught directly by authorities in the field. You’ll also be able to benefit from our contacts with industry and have opportunities to gain work experience.
We offer a pioneering suite of Games Design programmes devoted to the analysis and design of computer games. We have a dedicated Games Lab which provides a great place to play games of all formats old and new, and mix with staff and students investigating this exciting new academic topic.
Journalism at Brunel offers exciting degrees that address the current needs of industry through a rigorous grounding in the fundamentals – writing, reporting, sourcing and solid editorial judgement. We also equip every student with multi-platform skills to help you adapt to future developments in the field.
Gaming insight gives advantage to players
Social media gaming is big business and British company Mediatonic is a world leader in it. The company teamed up with Dr Justin Parsler, Senior Lecturer in Games Design at Brunel University London. He offered important insights that influenced Mediatonic’s design strategy and improved the user experience of more than a million players. The research explored the balance between freedom of action and constraints, such as the rules of the... read more