University of South Wales

University of South Wales

Animation

Students develop practical skills and produce innovative work and research; learners develop skills in digital journalism, and explore deep, broad and innovative responses to the challenges posed by interactivity and convergence.

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree in a relevant discipline or appropriate professional qualification; or an HND/HNC and relevant experience; or equivalent international qualifications. Those without such qualifications will be considered on an individual basis, where prior experience will be taken into account. All applicants will be invited to a portfolio-based interview, which should include a showreel of recent work. During the interview, applicants will be expected to outline and discuss the project proposal for the Independent Study module and/or major project.

Course modules

Modules include: Animation Pre-Production, Animation Professional Practice, Advanced Software Skills 1, Advanced Software Skills 2, Final Production, Production Review.

Assessment methods

Throughout the MA Animation you will be assessed on the outcome of your practical work supported by written reports. Assessment may also include individual or group presentations during seminar sessions, offering the opportunity to not only build your confidence in discussing your ideas to your peers, but also provide the opportunity to receive feedback on your progress and ways of developing your work.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2017 - 1 years
MA Part-time September 2017 - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Cardiff (Adam Street) Cardiff CF24 2FN Wales

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Key information

Contact: 
Enquiries and Admissions Unit
Telephone number: 
03455 767778