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University of Hertfordshire

Degree level: Undergraduate

2D Animation and Character for Digital Media

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Course summary

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This 2D Animation and Character for Digital Media degree develops a story telling and character creation approach encouraging groundbreaking and innovative visuals. Work may evolve from drawn, painted and photographic sources or directly from the digital. You will write and develop the script and story for your productions, planning, creating and rendering your artwork and directing your film. You will also undertake the recording of the sound track, making voice-overs and sound effects as well as commissioning or writing music to achieve a professional outcome.

Course details

Professional bodies

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  • ScreenSkills

How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 112 points
A level BBC L3 in Art & Design or creative subject which includes drawing
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DMM Art & Design, Games Art, Games Art and Animation, Animation, Level 3 Extended Diploma in Games, Animation and VFX Skills (NextGen), UAL Extended Level 3 Diploma in Creative Media Production
Access to HE Diploma M: 45 credits Diploma with 45 Level 3 credits at Merit

Additional entry requirements

Portfolio

Interview

Audition


English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)6IELTS of 6.0 with no less than 5.5 in any band or equivalent

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £9250* Year 1
EU £9250* Year 1
England £9250* Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250* Year 1
Scotland £9250* Year 1
Wales £9250* Year 1
International £11950 Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
2D Animation and Character for Digital Media at University of Hertfordshire - UCAS