Northumbria University

Northumbria University


This programme is designed to equip students with a firm grounding in theoretical, creative, practical and professional development characterised by a reflective programme of study. The programme approaches the areas of animation and motion graphics from conceptual, creative, and production perspectives. The programme is industry facing, and allows students to reach a high level of technical capability, whilst simultaneously encouraging experimentation and creative thinking. Students will study topics including film theory and aesthetics, animation production methods and undertake a major project module, allowing them to produce a significant piece of work.

Entry requirements

Good 1st degree in a relevant subject.

Course modules

Modules include: animation production method; animation research and development; major project; film theory and aesthetics; film research.

Assessment methods


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 - 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Centre Campus Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8ST North East

Key information

Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
0191 227 4444