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BA (Hons)Illustration and Animation

Coventry University
United Kingdom, Coventry
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Overview

In a world dominated by visual media, there is a growing demand for artists who can imaginatively interpret the environment in which we live, producing innovative, eye-catching visual content.Our continually evolving course is 4th in the UK for Film Production & Photography (Guardian University Guide 2020).
We enjoy high levels of student satisfaction – 100% of students said the staff were enthusiastic about what they teach in the latest National Student Survey (NSS) 2016. We will encourage you to be imaginative, ambitious and resourceful, preparing you for the challenges of an unpredictable, demanding and globally-competitive world.

For over 150 years, our creative community has played a major role in shaping cultural, political and social lives all over the world. You will be supported by staff that are all active within the fields of Illustration, animation, design and experimental practice for clients including CITV, The Guardian, The Independent, Virgin, Marmite, Ted Baker, Channel 4, Mixmag, Time Out, Radio Times, Macmillan and the BBC.

Career opportunities

The course is designed to reflect the expectations of creative, professional practice, encouraging you to produce work of the highest calibre.

Professional experience is embedded into our course, which is why we have high levels of graduate employability. You will have the opportunity to undertake a commission, live brief or competition brief in order to give you a sense of the demands of working for a client or external agency.

We aim to equip you with the skills to develop independent thought, innovation, imagination, critical reflection and confidence in your practice, as well as transferrable skills suitable for employment across the full breadth of the creative industries. Whether your career goals include publishing or exhibiting, working for clients or as a self-sufficient artist or all of them – on successful completion of the course, you should be able to apply your skills in a variety of contexts and do so with confidence.

Our Creative Futures employment team is on hand to offer tailored career and enterprise support if you wish to gain employment or take advantage of professional practice opportunities within course specific industries. Our dedicated enterprise officers also offer valuable assistance on how to begin as a freelancer/entrepreneur.
Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
This intake is not applicable

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

Studies commence
Oct 1, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States