COURSE OVERVIEW

UCAS CODE W615 BA (Hons) 3 YEARS
This course is NEW for 2022 (subject to validation). Applications will go live on UCAS during May 2021. This Ba (Hons) Animation degree is a brand new, diverse and imaginative course of study. If you are a visual artist, with a love of storytelling, you will thrive as part of a design community preparing for an exciting career in animation, illustration, visual effects, character design, advertising, motion graphics or art direction. Using analogue, illustrative and digital technologies you will explore a wide range of animation techniques discovering your illustrative voice as a dynamic animator creating an impressive and diverse show reel, ready for wide-ranging industry opportunities.
During your three years of study you will learn the fundamentals of illustration, animation and storytelling as well as art direction and post-production.

You will develop real-world technical skills including:

• 2D & 3D animation
• Stop-motion
• Narrative production
• Illustration
• World building & character development
• Storyboarding
• Motion graphics
• Analogue & digital development
• Post-production

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What can I do with an animation degree?

DIGITAL DESIGN
DESIGN STRATEGY
USER EXPERIENCE DESIGN (UX)
APP & WEB DESIGN
AGENCY ACCOUNT MANAGEMENT
PROJECT MANAGEMENT
ADVERTISING

ANIMATOR

ILLUSTRATOR

CHARACTER DESIGNER

TEACHER

GRAPHIC NOVEL DESIGNER

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