Supplementary regulations regarding admission: Multimedia and Educational Technology, master’s programme
General admission criteria to master’s programmes are given in Regulations concerning Requirements for the Master’s Degrees, established by the Ministry of Education and Research. The general requirement is completed bachelor’s degree, cand.mag.-degree, or other degree or vocational education with a scope of minimum 3 years’ duration.
Further regulations concerning admission are given in Regulations concerning admission to programmes and courses at the University of Agder.
Adopted by the leader of the university’s Academic Affairs Committee 27 October 2017 by power of attorney.
1. Academic basis The academic basis for the programme is one of the following alternatives:
Completed and passed bachelor’s programme in Multimediatechnology and design or equivalent education
Completed and passed bachelor’s programme in Engineering or another technical education which includes programming and 3D – modelling or technical drawing.
Completed and passed teacher education with additional education: Technology for teachers in the primary education, supplementary programme, or equivalent.
At least 10 credits of programming must be included in the basis for admission.
The following alternatives are approved as completed teacher education: four- or five-year teacher education, three-year vocational teacher education and the postgraduate certificate in education combined with a completed bachelor’s or master’s degree
2. Ranking of applicants Weighted grade average is calculated from the academic basis as described in subsection 1. Ranking of applicants is done according to Regulations concerning admission to programmes and courses at the University of Agder § 25.
3. Conditional offer of admission Conditional offer of admission may be given to applicants who lacks no more than 15 credits of the admission requirements if the criteria stated in the Regulations concerning admission to programmes and courses at the University of Agder § 26 are met. Applicants who have completed Technology for teachers in the primary education, supplementary programme, may be granted conditional admission if they lack programming. However, they must have the required number of credits from the supplementary programme.