University of Suffolk

Degree level: Undergraduate

Visual Effects and Post Production (Film) (progression route)

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Course summary

This programme provides a route to full honours degree for students holding a Fda in Visual Media Production (or similar post-production/visual FX level 5 qualification) and focuses on high quality film- making with an emphasis on visual effects and post-production. It provides a detailed knowledge of the production context and an understanding of related disciplines that informs visual effects practice, emphasising the importance of complementary filming and visual compositing skills, including photo-real computer-generated objects, matte painting, colour correction, motion tracking and match-moving. Students will also explore cover particle effects such as fluid and fire, object dynamics, match lighting, crowd simulation, advanced keying and other techniques. Use of sector-specific facilities and industry-standard software prepares the student for entering into the VFX industry, providing the opportunity to become part of this unique area of the film, TV and advertising sector.


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
W614
Institution code:
S82
Campus name:
University of Suffolk at East Coast College (Great Yarmouth)
Campus code:
Y

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Applicants will be expected to have gained 240 credits through a Foundation degree, Higher National Diploma, Diploma in Higher Education (or equivalent).

Additional entry requirements

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)


English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)6IELTS 6.0 overall (minimum 5.5 in all components) where English is not the students' first language.

Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
EU £14598 Year 1
International £14598 Year 1
Republic of Ireland £14598 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Visual Effects and Post Production (Film) (progression route) at University of Suffolk - UCAS