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Advanced Media Production is a unique multidisciplinary scheme between the Departments of Computer Science, Theatre Film & Television Studies and History & Welsh History at Aberystwyth University which offers businesses and individuals within the creative industries sector access to high level training to enable them to become more sustainable and efficient.

The scheme has been supported by the European Social Fund (Priority 2 ‘Skills for Growth’) through the Welsh Government.

Our aim is to enhance innovation and productivity in the Welsh creative industries’ sector by providing accredited training to exploit new technologies and practical skills in media.

Aberystwyth University

Established in 1872, Aberystwyth University is a leading teaching and research university. It was awarded Gold in the Teaching Excellence and Student Outcomes Framework (TEF) in June 2018 and was named University of the Year for Teaching Quality in The Times | Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019, the first university to be awarded the accolade for two years running.

In the 2019 National Student Survey, Aberystwyth was the best university in England and Wales, and second in the UK for overall student satisfaction. The latest Research Excellence Framework in 2014 reported that 95% of the research activity submitted by Aberystwyth was of an internationally recognised standard or higher.

The University is a community of around 8,000 students and 2,000 staff committed to delivering inspirational education and research in a supportive, creative and exceptional environment.