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Media Design School Film ‘Prickly Jam’ To Screen At Comic-Con International: San Diego

Wednesday, 24 August 2022, 11:11 am | Media Design School

Prickly Jam, a film made in collaboration with students at Media Design School, Auckland has received the accolade of being screened at the world-famous Comic-Con International: San Diego on Saturday 23 July. Associate Dean at Media Design School, ... More >>

Kiwi Wins Gold At Australia’s International Good Design Awards

Tuesday, 19 October 2021, 10:47 am | Media Design School

The winners of Australia’s peak international design awards have been announced during the 2021 Good Design Awards Week – and it includes our very own Media Design School alumnus Rose Norgrove. The Good Design Awards are the highest honour for design ... More >>

MDS alumni wins global design award for medical device

Thursday, 26 August 2021, 2:52 pm | Media Design School

Media Design School (MDS) is thrilled to announce Bachelor of Media Design Alumni Rose Norgrove has won the Red Dot Junior Award: Brand and Communication Design 2021 for her innovative medical device that provides blood glucose testing and insulin ... More >>

Media Design School Opens A New State-of-the-art Campus.

Tuesday, 25 May 2021, 10:04 am | Media Design School

Media Design School has officially opened its new state-of-the-art campus in the heart of Auckland's thriving Wynyard Quarter. Over 22 years, Media Design School (MDS) has cemented a reputation as New Zealand's most awarded tertiary institute ... More >>

Business For Good Will Be The Post-Covid Business Of The Future

Sunday, 27 September 2020, 4:19 pm | Media Design School

Free online short course to discover how Public expectations are changing around the world about what corporate social responsibility should look like against the backdrop of COVID-19. Surveys conducted during the pandemic highlight the global ... More >>

NZ’s Top Providers Unite For The Country’s First Ever Higher Education Virtual Careers Expo

Tuesday, 9 June 2020, 6:49 pm | Media Design School

Media Design School has joined forces with a number of higher education institutions – including all eight of New Zealand’s universities – to organise the nation’s first ever virtual careers expo, as major career expos are cancelled and postponed ... More >>

Works of Media Design School students airing live

Wednesday, 20 February 2019, 2:17 pm | Media Design School

Diversity of student content from programmes at Media Design School (MDS) have been compiled into a 28-minute playlist that will air from today on the large scale (45m2), portable outdoor digital screen in Aotea Square (291-297 Queen Street). The screen, ... More >>

New cloud computing and artificial intelligence programs

Wednesday, 30 January 2019, 4:08 pm | Media Design School

As part of its 2019 academic curriculum, Torrens University’s Media Design School (MDS) is now offering authorised Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud computing courses and data science courses by IBM, designed to help students acquire the skills and ... More >>

New head of Auckland’s Media Design School - Paul Brafield

Saturday, 17 November 2018, 1:46 pm | Media Design School

New head of Auckland’s Media Design School - Paul Brafield Paul Brafield was today announced as the new head of Media Design School (MDS), New Zealand’s most awarded tertiary institution for digital and design technology and part of Laureate Australia ... More >>

Auckland students most awarded in international competition

Wednesday, 29 August 2018, 10:38 am | Media Design School

Out of thousands of ideas entered in the non-professional category from across the world at this year’s AD STARS, the judges handed out just 48 awards in total. Media Design School’s advertising students took out four of only 10 awards in the Innovation ... More >>

Student films nominated for Comic-Con International awards

Friday, 13 July 2018, 12:59 pm | Media Design School

Three short films made by Auckland’s Media Design School (MDS) students are shortlisted for awards at the world famous Comic-Con International Independent Film Festival, to be held in San Diego from 19–23 July. More >>

Winners of the 2017 Bright Awards announced

Monday, 2 October 2017, 12:39 pm | Media Design School

After receiving a large volume of stellar submissions in all five of the design categories from over 60 secondary schools across New Zealand, the 2017 Bright Awards winners have been determined. More >>

ESL Australia Teams Up with Media Design School

Thursday, 7 September 2017, 9:43 am | Media Design School

ESL Australia teams up with Media Design School for Season 2 of the ESL Zen League More >>

Girls in Games turns five!

Tuesday, 15 August 2017, 2:13 pm | Media Design School

Girls in Games , one of New Zealand's most recognised STEM programmes for secondary school-aged young women, is celebrating its fifth year of offering immersive one-day workshops that cover the basics of Game Art, Game Programming, and Game Design. More >>

Media Design School Search for Young Creative Talent

Tuesday, 8 August 2017, 12:06 pm | Media Design School

8 August 2017 - Media Design School, New Zealand’s most awarded digital design tertiary institute, is on the hunt for up-and-coming creative talent from around the country. More >>

3D Animation students win awards and internships

Tuesday, 11 July 2017, 3:35 pm | Media Design School

3D Animation students win awards and internships in global creative competition FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE After receiving 8,725 digital projects created by 2,752 students from more than 80 countries worldwide, The Rookies student winners for 2017 have ... More >>

MDS creates AR/VR industry alliance with ATEED

Monday, 5 December 2016, 2:41 pm | Media Design School

Auckland students who are creating digital design projects on two of the world’s hottest technology platforms now have an exciting opportunity to work alongside world-leading creative content companies. More >>

MDS short film wins SIGGRAPH Asia Jury Prize

Friday, 18 November 2016, 11:50 am | Media Design School

Media Design School's short film, Accidents, Blunders and Calamities has won the Jury's Choice award at the SIGGRAPH Asia Computer Animation Festival Awards. More >>

NZ's first VR/AR qualification stream

Thursday, 20 October 2016, 3:23 pm | Media Design School

Media Design School is the first tertiary provider in New Zealand to offer a qualification with a dedicated stream focusing on two of the world’s biggest emerging technologies: Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality. More >>

Games Scholarship on Offer

Thursday, 8 September 2016, 11:11 am | Media Design School

Unity Technologies has partnered with Media Design School to offer one aspiring game developer a scholarship that will provide them with the opportunity to study game development at the number one ranked 3D animation, visual effects and game school ... More >>





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