Industry partners

Our strong industry links with organisations such as the BBC, ITV and Royal Television Society, as well as regional arts and community groups, give you the opportunity to work on real life creative collaborations

Discover more about our industry partners:

Media Innovations Network (MIN)

With over 900 media industry professionals MIN is a valuable partner, offering professional mentors as part of our ground breaking Media Buddy Scheme. They organise one of our annual careers events Breaking into Media and provide the opportunity for students, graduates and staff to win awards at the Media Innovations Award programme.  

Twofour Productions

One of the UK’s leading broadcast television companies and based in Plymouth, Twofour sponsor an annual graduate prize for Media Arts as well as contributing to teaching.  They are one of our regular graduate employers.  

BBC South West

Media Arts works with the BBC in relation to placements, mentoring, course development and much more. 

Plymouth Big Screen

The Big Screen in the middle of the city centre is a great place for showcasing your work to the public. They support our events as well as screening individual student work.


A community photography organisation, Fotonow, provides boot-camps, visiting talks and media arts opportunities. Community engagement is an important element of media practice and this established organisation is one of the leaders in the South West.

Associate lecturers

  • Allister Gall (Imperfect Cinema, participatory video)
  • Amanda Bluglass (Award winning documentary marker)
  • Andrew James (Independent film maker)
  • Caroline Mawdsley (Curator of programmes, Plymouth Arts Centre)
  • Chris Rodrigues (Film theorist, independent film)
  • Christian Gale (Community radio, DJ)
  • Danny Cooke (Award winning documentary marker)
  • David Strang (International sound artist)
  • Emma Whittaker (Locative digital narratives)
  • Hannah Vincent (Producer Pangaea TV, Head of Content at
  • Mark James (Freelance curator, Director at Library of Independent Exchange)
  • Stuart Moore (Award winning moving image producer, Sundog Media)
  • Tim Mills (Community photographer, photographic book works)
  • Tony Hill (Award winning experimental film maker, camera rig specialist)