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Course summary

If your dreams are filled with vivid visions of gleaming broadswords, flaming demons, fantasy worlds, legendary heroes and beasts - then you have an animation home at UWTSD. We will fuel your creative passion, keep it alive and thriving, to make you industry-ready. Whether through amazing concept design work, heart-wrenching animated tales or beautifully crafted digital sculptures and animations, you will make an impact on your fans.


Year One – Level 4 (HNC, HND & BA) • Contemporary Challenges: Making a Difference (20 credits; compulsory; Graduate Attributes Framework module) • Environment Design (20 credits; compulsory) • Introduction to Character Animation (20 credits; compulsory) • Introduction to Virtual Production (20 credits; compulsory) • Learning in the Digital Era (20 credits; compulsory; Graduate Attributes Framework module) • Visual Studies (20 credits; compulsory). Year Two – Level 5 (HND & BA) • Advanced Character Animation (20 credits; compulsory) • Body Mechanics and Creature Animation (20 credits; compulsory) • Changemakers: Building your Personal Brand for Sustainable Employment (20 credits; compulsory; Graduate Attributes Framework module) • Changemakers: Creativity and Value Creation (20 credits; compulsory; Graduate Attributes Framework module) • Virtual Production Design (20 credits; compulsory) • Visual Effects (20 credits; compulsory). Year Three – Level 6 (BA) • Advanced Character Performance (20 credits; compulsory) • Advanced Lighting and Rendering (20 credits; compulsory) • Emerging Trends (20 credits; compulsory) • Independent Project (40 credits; compulsory; Graduate Attributes Framework module) • Personal Portfolio Development (20 credits; compulsory).

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SA1 Waterfront Campus, Swansea
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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Foundation
  • Year 1

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Tuition fees

EU £9000 Year 1
England £9000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9000 Year 1
Scotland £9000 Year 1
Wales £9000 Year 1
Channel Islands £9000 Year 1
International £13500 Year 1

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Animation and VFX at University of Wales Trinity Saint David - UCAS