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Department of Time-based and Interactive Media


Together with the other Departments of the Institute of Media Studies, the Department of Time-based and Interactive Media (formerly known as Department of Technology and Education) forms a unit that comprehensively and holistically addresses the field of digital media.

Key work areas of the Department

Bachelor programme Time-based and Interactive Media Arts

Concept development, planning and programme administration. This artistically-oriented bachelor programme set up by the University in 2006 offers students comprehensive teaching in digital media theory, technology and design. more

Media education for the University as a whole

This aspect refers to the planning and organisation of digital media education available to all students of Kunstuniversität Linz. The classes are organised via the e-learning platform Moodle.

e-learning platform Digital Media for Artists

Since 2003, the Department has been operating the publicly accessible e-learning platform DMA for training in digital media. This system enables interested persons to acquire the necessary background knowledge to handle the entire workflow of typical production processes in the digital media. Currently, over 700 modules can be downloaded from the platform. Since October 2011 DMA is in the state of an archive and the modules will not be updated anymore. more

Master's program in Web Sciences -  Web Art & Design

Web sciences is an interdisciplinary and interuniversitary degree program in cooperation with Johannes Kepler University Linz. Our department at the University of Art and Design Linz was responsible for the branch of study Web Art & Design from 2009 until 2015.

Head of the department
Univ.Prof. Mag.art. PhD. Joachim Smetschka

Mag.art. Bettina Steinmaurer
T: +43 (0) 732 7898 397

University of Art and Design Linz
Department of Timebased and Interactive Media
Hauptplatz 8, 3rd Floor
4020 Linz | Austria