Animation Edge Hill University

Undergraduate

Animation is about the magic of making things move and the act of telling stories through a rich and diverse visual art form. Animation is also about embracing and developing personal creativity, exploring exciting ways to engage audiences and investigating visual communication methods. During the course you will combine your own individual approach to creativity with cutting-edge animation practice and the ability to develop and communicate good ideas to produce a range of animation products. Throughout the programme you will be introduced to, and be given the opportunity to study, traditional and contemporary digital animation processes, animation theory, film language and drawing.

On successful completion of the programme, your final award will reflect your choice of pathway. You will graduate with one of the following award titles:

BA (Hons) Animation

BA (Hons) Animation (Stop-Motion)

  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • Location

    Ormskirk (Main Campus)

  • Start date

    16 September 2019

  • Duration

    3 years


Course details

Modules

Please visit our website for information on available modules.

Assessment method

Assessment will be via written and practical assignments, research projects and individual and group presentations.


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!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course code W615
Institution code E42
Campus name Ormskirk (Main Campus)
Campus code -

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3

International applicants

International students should visit our website for further information: www.edgehill.ac.uk/international


Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 120 points The study or experience of Creative Arts subjects, for example Art, Graphics or Media, is preferred. If you apply to join this degree and do not meet the UCAS Tariff requirements, we may invite you to submit a portfolio of work as evidence of your suitability for the programme.
A level BBB Please note, the above represents an example of how you can achieve the required number of tariff points, however you can also achieve this with other combinations.

A combination of A Level and BTEC awards may also be accepted.
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DDM Please note, the above represents an example of how you can achieve the required number of tariff points, however you can also achieve this with other combinations.

A combination of A Level and BTEC awards may also be accepted.
Access to HE Diploma D: 24 credits
M: 21 credits
P: 0 credits
Please note, the above represents an example of how you can achieve the required number of tariff points, however you can also achieve this with other combinations.
Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017) H3, H3, H3, H3, H3 A minimum of five subjects at Grade H1-H3 will be required.

As long as you have a minimum of two A Levels (or equivalent), there is no maximum number of qualifications that we will accept UCAS points from. This includes additional qualifications such as the Welsh Baccalaureate and Extended Project Qualification (EPQ), AS Levels that haven’t been continued to A Level, and General Studies AS or A Level awards.

For further information on how you can meet the entry requirements, including details of alternative qualifications, please visit www.edgehill.ac.uk/offers or contact our Course Enquiries Team on 01695 657000 or email study@edgehill.ac.uk.

Additional entry requirements

Interview

Portfolio


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £9,250 Year 1
EU £9,250 Year 1
England £9,250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9,250 Year 1
Scotland £9,250 Year 1
Wales £9,250 Year 1

Additional fee information

Visit edgehill.ac.uk/moneymatters for more information.