University of Worcester

Animation and Illustration University of Worcester Degree level: Undergraduate


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In today's world of multimedia communication and publishing, illustrators and animators work together in a wide variety of contexts.

Studying Animation and Illustration as joint honours is full of possibility. Both courses will be mutually informing and could lead to an innovative, interdisciplinary final year project that draws all your interests together.

Both subject areas place emphasis on drawing as a tool for thinking and visualisation. They nurture your creative development alongside building your craft and digital skills. These skills are highly prized throughout the fast-moving and dominant digital/visual culture of today's world.

If your creative interests span working in moving image and other visual contexts, studying these two subject areas in combination could be right for you. This course is a good match if your curiosity is fired by the possibilities of 21st century media and communication.

Key features

  • A cohesive joint study programme

  • Live projects integrated into year-long modules of study

  • On-campus access to industry-standard software and motion capture facilities

  • Programme of guest lectures and events

  • Live brief collaboration with publishers

  • Opportunity to travel to destinations in mainland Europe

  • Introduction to exhibition practice through illustration fairs, card sales and exhibitions

  • Tailor your course to your individual needs with a joint honours degree

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Course details


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Assessment method

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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

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Course code WW6F
Institution code W80
Campus name Main Site
Campus code -

This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 104 points

The University of Worcester accepts all qualifications within the Tariff, and normally looks for the equivalent of 3 A levels. More information can be found at

Additional entry requirements



Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £9,250 * Year 1
EU £9,250 * Year 1
International £12,700 * Year 1
England £9,250 * Year 1
Northern Ireland £9,250 * Year 1
Scotland £9,250 * Year 1
Wales £9,250 * Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

These fees are set by the University, but are subject to UK Government confirmation. The University expects to apply an inflationary increase to its published fee levels every academic year.

Provider information

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University of Worcester
Henwick Grove

Course contact details

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01905 855111

Fax: 01905 855377