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BA HonsAnimation

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Overview

COURSE SUMMARY

With a BA (Hons) in Animation you are well placed to follow careers
in a variety of exciting areas including feature length animation
production, pop promo and advertisement production, video game
production, concept art, internet and motion graphics. You may also
wish to further your study with a postgraduate course in animation,
sequential illustration or illustration.

During the course you will:

  • Benefit from experience working on both individual and group
    projects
  • Gain specialist and transferable skills enabling you to work in a
    variety of mediums
  • Work in our state-of-the-art multi-million pound Media Arts
    Centre, which houses computer suites and studios for animation
  • Develop practical skills across a range of traditional and
    contemporary animation practice
  • Learn from specialist, traditionally and digitally trained staff,
    with the opportunity to have regular one-to-one contact focusing on
    your personal creative development

Areas of study you may cover on this course include:

  • Life drawing and observational drawing
  • Working in a motion capture lab
  • 2D animation, computer-generated animation, stop motion and
    experimental techniques
  • Software: Maya (3D); Toon Boom studio (2D); Photoshop
  • Film theory and illustration techniques
  • Narrative, creative writing and analytical writing
  • Production design
  • Professional practice

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Career opportunities

CAREER MANAGEMENT SKILLS

Careers development is integrated into the course and the course
seeks to provide you with an awareness of the realworld context of the
creative industries in general and Animation in particular. You will
be helped to develop a strategy for obtaining appropriate employment
at the end of your course.

Professional practice will be emphasised as part of all learning
units but a work-related learning unit especially will help you to
become more focused on managing your career.

You will be helped with the preparation of a professional portfolio
as well as a CV (curriculum vitae) and material so that you can market
yourself.

CAREER/FURTHER STUDY OPPORTUNITIES

Career:

Feature length animation production, pop promo and advertisement
production, video game production, concept art, internet and motion
graphics related work.

Further study:

Specialist Postgraduate courses in animation, sequential illustration
& illustration.

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States