Bristol, University of the West of England

Bristol, University of the West of England

Animation

This course combines the opportunity for the realisation of individual creative talent alongside the understanding of the workings of the animation industry; practitioners from Bristol's leading animation studios support the development of this course and are regularly invited to view students' work and to offer professional advice; students will be introduced to a range of practical animation and film-making skills and techniques prior to making their own short animated film.

Entry requirements

A 1st degree in the visual arts but those with other academic qualifications or professional experience are also encouraged to apply. Interview on the potential role of animation in the development of students' own creative practice. A presentation of previous work alongside examples of written work.

Course modules

Core modules include: introduction to animation; pre-production for animation; production for animation; post-production and evaluation. Optional modules include: research methodologies; enterprise in the creative industries; research methods.

Assessment methods

Assessment is through a combination of practical work, presentations and written assignments.

Sponsorship information

Not applicable

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,750 per Whole course (International) 15 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,150 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 15 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,150 per Whole course (Scotland) 15 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,150 per Whole course (Wales) 15 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,150 per Whole course (England) 15 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,150 per Whole course (England) 12 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,750 per Whole course (International) 12 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,150 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 12 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,150 per Whole course (Scotland) 12 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,150 per Whole course (Wales) 12 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,150 per Whole course (England) 12 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,750 per Whole course (International) 12 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,150 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 12 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,150 per Whole course (Scotland) 12 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,150 per Whole course (Wales) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bower Ashton Campus Bristol BS3 2JT South West

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