Digital Media department

The Digital Media department is part of communication studies at AUT. Our digital media courses cover animation, moving image, digital video, web and interactive media production.

Our academic staff have a wealth of experience in the field of digital media, and we encourage our students to continue on to postgraduate study and research in digital media.

Research in digital media

We believe in high-quality research that has impact, and have world-class researchers and research strengths across communication studies.

More about our research

Research affiliations

We work closely with Creative Technologies, the teaching and research collaboratory of design and creative technologies at AUT.

Creative Technologies website

Ayaka Archer
Hulu Tu'inukuafe
Michael Lough

Contact us

Undergraduate enquiries:
bcs@aut.ac.nz

Postgraduate enquiries:
pgcommqueries@aut.ac.nz

Curriculum leader contact

Gudrun Frommherz

Gudrun Frommherz
Curriculum Leader
Phone: +64 9 921 9999 ext 7394

gudrun.frommherz@aut.ac.nz

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