Awards

Best Project

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The Best Project Award recognises excellence in interactive design and is awarded to a project which could demonstrate numerous qualities such as originality, technical innovation, interdisciplinarity and artistic value.

All projects considered for this award.

Most Innovative Concept

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The Most Innovative Concept Award recognises the project with the most innovative and unique concept, not taking into account its technical execution.

All projects considered for this award.

Audience Favourite

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The Audience Favourite Award is awarded to the project which receives the most audience votes during the live broadcasted gala of the showcase.

All projects considered for this award.

Spotlight

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The Spotlight Award should shine a light on a project which demonstrates the talent and hard work of a first-year student; it may recognise qualities such as originality, ambition, execution or enjoyability.

Only first-year projects considered for this award.

Best Critical Perspective

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The Best Critical Perspective Award recognises the project which demonstrates a compelling, comprehensive and commanding understanding of its subject matter.

All projects with a critical lens considered for this award.

Best Design

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The Best Design Award recognises accomplishments in design; the project could demonstrate excellence in visual aesthetic, user experience design, user interface design, product design or any combination of the above.

All projects except humanities essays considered for this award.

Best Technical Implementation

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The Best Technical Implementation Award recognises the project with the most ambitious, impressive and innovative execution, demonstrated through complex interactions, advanced system architecture and application robustness.

All projects except humanities essays considered for this award.

All the awards (except Audience Favourite Award) are shortlisted by the Interactive Media academic staff and awarded by the external judges during the live broadcasting of the gala.