Faculty of Creative Industries


BA (Anrh) Theatr a Drama
BA (Anrh) Theatr a Drama yn canolbwyntio ar berfformio ac ar y berthynas rhwng perfformio a phrofiadau ymarferol, gwybodaeth o'r cyd-destunau a dealltwriaeth ddamcaniaethol.
BA (Hons) Advertising Design
USW's Advertising Design course in Cardiff will help you gain a wealth of creative and technical skills, and the ability and confidence to work in the fast paced and ever changing world of advertising.
BA (Hons) Animation (2D and Stop Motion)
The BA (Hons) Animation degree in Cardiff provides opportunities for plenty of hands-on experience of traditional and digital animation techniques.
BA (Hons) Cinema
This cinema and film degree, based in the heart of Cardiff, will allow you to analyse and debate film and cinema, develop your creative writing skills in screenwriting modules, and position yourself as a ‘cinema creative’.
BA (Hons) Computer Animation
USW's BA (Hons) Computer Animation degree in Cardiff is designed with industry professionals to ensure you have the up-to-date skills and specialist training required by the film, TV, commercials, VFX and games industries.
BA (Hons) Computer Games Design
Study USW's Computer Games Design degree in Cardiff and explore key concepts of games and character design, 3D modelling, game mechanics, pitching, project management and key development techniques.
BA (Hons) Documentary Photography
This world renowned Documentary Photography course in Cardiff blends the traditions of documentary storytelling with the most exciting innovations in contemporary photography.
BA (Hons) Fashion Business and Marketing
Study Fashion Business and Marketing at the University of South Wales. Work on live, industry-led briefs, placements and learn how to use cutting-edge software.
BA (Hons) Fashion Design
Study a fashion design course in Cardiff, the fashion capital of Wales. The BA (Hons) Fashion Design degree combines core skills such as fashion communication and garment construction to produce award-winning graduates.
BA (Hons) Fashion Promotion
If you love fashion, design and consumer culture, this Fashion Promotion degree in Cardiff introduces you to a range of communication methods, while exploring the importance of brand identity, evolving consumer markets and the role of fashion in contemporary society.
BA (Hons) Film
Based at USW Cardiff, this is a world-renowned university Film degree, teaching students to tell powerful, original stories through film. It focuses on film-making practice, craft skills and creative storytelling.
BA (Hons) Game Art
If you want is to become a game artist, our BA (Hons) Game Art degree develops the creative and technical skills you will need to become a 3D games artist in this exciting, rapidly developing industry.
BA (Hons) Graphic Communication
Study the BA (Hons) Graphic Communication course at USW's Cardiff campus to develop skills that are essential for creative communication, including printed media, advertising, corporate branding, publicity, editorial, and information and interactive web design.
BA (Hons) Illustration
The BA (Hons) Illustration course in Cardiff focuses on developing the design, drawing and illustration skills required for original and creative illustration within the sophisticated visual world of books, magazines, adverts and interactive content.
BA (Hons) Interior Design
The award-winning BA (Hons) Interior Design at USW's Cardiff campus has been designed to prepare you for success in a growing and competitive design industry.
BA (Hons) Journalism
The University of South Wales' BJTC-accredited Journalism degree in Cardiff will teach you everything you need to know to work as an effective and professional journalist across any platform.
BA (Hons) Media Production
The BA (Hons) Media Production degree will provide you with practical skills and a theoretical understanding of radio, video, photography and new media.
BA (Hons) Media, Culture and Journalism
BA (Hons) Media, Culture and Journalism is both stimulating and academic, and focuses on the relationship between mass media, the individual and society.
BA (Hons) Music Business
BA (Hons) Music Business, studied at USW Cardiff Campus, explores the artist development process. Students will learn how to apply management principles and business skills in a creative environment
BA (Hons) Music Producing
This music producing degree aims to attract prospect music producers and composers who seek to become experts in the latest technology and forge careers within the creative industries of music, film, television and game audio.
BA (Hons) Performance and Media
Studying BA (Hons) Performance and Media in Cardiff will develop your understanding of the creative processes involved in television, film, radio and theatre, and prepare you for a variety of careers in the creative arts.
BA (Hons) Photography
Study a BA (Hons) Photography course in Cardiff at the University of South Wales. This established Photography degree offers a broad approach to the medium of photography and is constructed around a series of practical modules that will build your skills and nurture your creativity.
BA (Hons) Photojournalism
University of South Wales's BA (Hons) Photojournalism degree in Cardiff has been developed to produce creative and informed photojournalists ready to shape the future of this highly competitive industry.
BA (Hons) Popular and Commercial Music
Study a Popular and Commercial Music degree in Cardiff and examine music in its many forms and related sub-genres, from electronica to folk, urban, rock and cutting-edge pop.
BA (Hons) Sports Journalism
The University of South Wales's BA (Hons) Sports Journalism is the only only Sports Journalism degree in Wales. You will gain live reporting experience at the highest level, and the chance to interview the top players in rugby, football and more,
BA (Hons) TV and Film Set Design
Study BA (Hons) Television and Film Set Design in Cardiff and learn how to design for productions, ranging from science fiction to period drama and light entertainment. Our graduates have gone on to work on Star Wars, Doctor Who, Celebrity Juice, The Inbetweeners, Benidorm and more.
BA (Hons) Theatre and Drama
The BA (Hons) Theatre and Drama degree in Cardiff focuses on the relationship between theoretical understanding, knowledge of contexts and histories, and practical experience.
BA (Hons) Visual Effects and Motion Graphics
BA (Hons) Visual Effects and Motion Graphics at USW's Cardiff campus uses the latest digital technologies and is industry focused, with many opportunities to work as you study.
BA (Hons) Visual Production
The one-year BA (Hons) Visual Production is for students who have previously studied a creative industries course elsewhere and wish to specialise in Media Production, Visual Effects and Motion Graphics, Games Design, Computer Animation, Visual Journalism or Film.
BSc (Hons) Creative Industries (Popular Music Technology) (Top-Up)
Our Popular Music Technology Top Up degree is suitable for students who have already spent two years on a relevant music industry related award.


MA Animation
USW's Animation Masters in Cardiff focuses on concept development, with an emphasis upon pre-production in the development of the final animated piece.
MA Arts Practice (Arts, Health and Wellbeing)
MA Arts Practice (Art, Health and Wellbeing) offers the opportunity to develop your practice and gain experience through placements, mentoring and projects.
MA Design Innovation
This exciting new MA Design Innovation programme has been designed to harness your creativity, sharpen your critical thinking and enhance your professional skills, so that you may lead the next generation of pioneering businesses and innovative organisations.
MA Documentary Photography
USW is world-renowned for the study of Documentary Photography and this MA Documentary Photography course offers a contemporary and lively engagement, ranging from reportage to fine art.
MA Drama
Whether you are an experienced artist wishing to have the time and space to develop your practice, or starting out in your career as a theatre maker, drama practitioner, story-teller or educator, this MA Drama course will help you fulfil your potential.
MA Film
The MA Film course at University of South Wales's Cardiff campus offers students the opportunity to hone key skills for a variety of career options in the film and television industry.
MA Film (Directing)
Study this Film Directing masters degree in the heart of Cardiff at University of South Wales
MA Film (Documentary)
USW's MA Documentary Film focuses on the importance of storytelling, self-shooting and single camera 'guerilla' style filmmaking.
MA Film (Editing)
The course provides a strong general grounding in the needs of the contemporary British Film and Television industry and allows you to develop specialist skills in editing.
MA Film (Production Management)
MA Film (Production Management) is based at our Cardiff campus and offers students the opportunity to kickstart career in the world of film and TV production and production management
MA Film (Screen Writing)
The MA Film (Screenwriting) pathway is designed specifically for students who wish to combine a broader education in the film & TV industry and general film making skills with building their screenwriting portfolio and skills.
MA Games Enterprise
The MA Games Enterprise is an innovative course that will give you the opportunity to develop design, production and enterprise skills using proven industry simulation techniques and collaborative practices.
MA Graphic Communication
MA Graphic Communication is a unique and innovative graphic design course that examines all aspects of contemporary graphic design and communication.
MA Songwriting and Production
This innovative MA Songwriting and Production degree will enable you to make connections and collaborations within the world of both professional songwriting, and the wider music culture.
MA Visual Journalism
This Masters level course in journalism and communications practice has a strong visual theme, designed for both the journalism and wider communications sectors.
MSc Music Engineering and Production
MSc Music Engineering and Production is designed for graduates who want to develop their skills and establish a career as a professional producer.