Higher Education Diploma in Digital Media

The Higher Education Diploma in Digital Media programme provides progression from the Higher Education Certificate and is offered on a part-time basis over two academic years to gain 120 credits at Level 5. Applicants must have achieved a Higher Education Certificate in Digital Media or have an equivalent qualification or relevant experience. This builds on the digital media skills developed on the certificate.

Entry Requirements

Applicants must have achieved a Higher Education Certificate in Digital Media at Level 4, or hold an equivalent qualification to be eligible for entry on to this course. Students will be interviewed by appropriate DACE staff to assess their existing IT skills and suitability for the programme.

Courses fee

£1,500 per year. The closing date for applications is 1st September 2018. However we encourage applicants to apply as soon as possible to secure a place on the course.

Tuition Fees and costs

New funding support of up to £4,500* is available for eligible students to help with living costs when studying part-time.   Students can also apply for a tuition fee loan.  For further information about this funding visit:               

Please visit for further information on course fees:  www.studentfinancewales.co.uk

Please note that funding is subject to change.

*Eligibility rules apply for financial support.

 For further information about all our IT programmes, please contact Alison Llewelyn a.llewelyn@swansea.ac.uk  01792 602211