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Campus Resources

Working in the Media Lab you will make regular use of purpose-built editing facilities and sound studios. A team of technicians support you with hardware and software.

Student recording sound

Sound Studio

Sound production/edit rooms and recording studio equipped with Logic Studio software.

Digital workstation

Media Lab 1

For digital 3D production. Software includes the ZBrush, Silo, Autodesk Entertainment Creation Suite, Corel Painter and Adobe Creative Suite.

Students at media digital editing stations

Media Lab 2

For video capture, edit and production as well as 2D animation, Final Cut Pro, Maya, Adobe Creative Suite.

General Technical Sessions

Optional software inductions available to all students introduce you to a wide range of creative possibilities and output options.

  • Photoshop for Beginners
  • Indesign for Beginners
  • Illustrator for Beginners
  • Preparing files for print
  • Silk screen inductions
  • DSLR Induction
  • Photoshop extra techniques
  • Audio Equipment Induction


Apple Authorized Training Center logo

Facility for certification in Apple’s professional applications.

Students collecting equipment

Media Resource Centre

A central resource for digital cameras, tripods, 35mm DSLRs, 35mm film cameras and lighting equipment.

library shelves

NUA Library

The largest specialist art, design and media collection in the East of England including 32,000 books, 1,300 journal subscriptions and 3,000 DVDs.