Bristol, University of the West of England

Degree level: Postgraduate
Awarded by: University of the West of England, Bristol

Animation (Taught)

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Course summary

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.

Course details


The course is made up of six modules delivered over 3 semesters: developing practice in animation; pre-production for animation ; production for animation; professional practice in animation 1; post production for animation ; professional practice in animation 2.

Assessment method

You will be assessed through a combination of practical work, presentations and written assignments.

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.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £7750 Year 1
Northern Ireland £7750 Year 1
Scotland £7750 Year 1
Wales £7750 Year 1
Republic of Ireland £7750 Year 1
EU £14000 Year 1
International £14000 Year 1
Channel Islands £14000 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.

Sponsorship information

Not applicable

Provider information

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Bristol, University of the West of England
Coldharbour Lane
BS16 1QY

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Additional information

Thursday 18th August - 08:30 - 18:00 Friday 19th August - 08:30 - 18:00 Saturday 20th August - 11:00 - 15:00 Sunday 21st August - Closed Monday 22nd August to Thursday 26th August - 09:00 – 17:00 Friday 27th August – 09:00 – 16:30 Saturday 27th August and Monday 29th August - Closed Tuesday 30th August to Thursday 1st September - 09:00 – 17:00 Friday 2nd September – 09:00 – 16:30

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Animation at Bristol, University of the West of England - UCAS