Following XJTLU’s exciting and innovative Syntegrative Educational Model, this programme is an equal collaboration between the University and its industry partner, China Culture and Media Group, at the School of Cultural Technology in XJTLU Entrepreneur College (Taicang).
The BA Arts, Technology and Entertainment is an interdisciplinary programme that combines film, television, photography, digital arts - especially immersive technologies such as Virtual Reality (VR), Augmented Reality (AR), Mixed Reality (MR) - and Creative Artificial Intelligence (CAI).
Through a series of practical and research-based projects, you will gain industry and technical experience designed to develop your professional skills in art, entertainment, content creation and development, motion capture, and project management.
In addition, through the programmes unique focus on entrepreneurship and innovation, you will acquire the skills and abilities to become an independent practitioner and entrepreneur, capable of anticipating changes and communicating strategically with stakeholders at all levels.
Why Should I Study Arts, Technology and Entertainment at XJLTU Entrepreneur College (Taicang)?
Enjoy creative freedom while gaining an understanding of the key academic theories that will underpin your practical approaches and directions;
Benefit from mentoring and training by industry professionals;
Study in a creative, project-based environment as you explore the relationship between art and technology;
Benefit from XJTLU's strategic location in Taicang's High-Tech Development Zone with rapidly expanding technology-driven industries;
Learn through practical application, using your knowledge and skills in solving real problems in research and industry settings;
Benefit from mentoring and training from industry experts as part of the unique industry-themed school's partnerships with leading businesses;
Gain valuable entrepreneur and leadership skills through studying the unique contemporary entrepreneur modules that are part of the degree, giving you a competitive edge in whatever career path you choose;
600 hours of problem-based internship experience as part of the degree programme;
Study in purpose-built, state-of-the-art facilities in XJTLU's new Taicang campus (due to open in 2022);
Graduate with world-class qualifications, including two degrees: an XJTLU degree from the Chinese Ministry of Education and a globally recognised degree from the University of Liverpool, a member of the Russell Group of leading UK universities.