The Augsburg University of Applied Sciences has offered the Master of Arts degree programme Interactive Media Systems (IMS) since 2007. This degree programme is run jointly by the Faculties of Design and Computer Science. Four areas of specialisation are offered, namely Animation & Interaction Research, Game Development, Mobile Experience and Web-Systems. Students will work on the project work/conception and project work/production in teams in their chosen area of specialisation. This programme has been set up as a non-consecutive, three-semester Master’s degree programme and is aimed at graduates in the fields of Media Computer Science, Media and Communication Design or similar degree programmes as well as at University of Applied Science graduates with relevant work experience in the field of New Media.