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BA (Hons)Animation (2D and Stop Motion)

University of South Wales
United Kingdom, Cardiff / Pontypridd
Tuition fee £11,900.00 per year
Course code 23X6
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Essential Info

Our highly successful and well-established BA (Hons) Animation degree
has an excellent reputation for producing competent young animation
professionals. We designed the course to train animators and we now
offer the chance to specialise in conceptual design for animation.

We have been officially recognised by Skillset as one of the top
training providers for animation in the UK. This official seal of
approval means we benefit from significant industry support that will
inform your studies.

Glamorgan’s animation course is also part of the Skillset Media
Academy Wales, a partnership of the leading film and media schools in
Wales which offers an exceptionally high standard of education that is
endorsed by industry. Students on our animation degree will benefit
from close contact with the Academy’s Industry Panel, access to
professional masterclasses and workshops, networking, jobs and work
placements, and the opportunity to promote work through an exclusive
online network.

Programme structure

Your practical work will be complemented and enhanced by theory modules. The module in visual studies will develop your observational skills, film studies will provide a context for your practical work and business studies will ensure you have a thorough understanding of the industry and the marketplace.

Career opportunities

Possible Career Options

Many career opportunities exist in the animation industry. Our
graduates have worked on productions such as Fantastic Mr Fox, Tim
Burton’s The Corpse Bride, Wallace & Gromit, Chicken Run, Bob the
Builder, Fireman Sam and The Cramp Twins, at prestigious studios such
as Warner Bros, a-Productions, Aardman Animations, Cosgrove Hall, Hot
Animation, Calon, Telemagination or HRA Associates.

Work/Study Placements:

During the second year of your animation degree, there is an
opportunity to apply for a place on our exchange programme to study at
one of our partner institutions in China.

Apply now!
Application start
Aug 1, 2018
Application deadline
Aug 1, 2018 23:59
Europe/Tallinn time

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

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States