Create the characters and worlds of the future in our animation courses.
Let us nurture you in the art of visual communication. On our courses, You'll learn to develop narrative and character to strengthen and support visual imagery, investigating every aspect of storytelling from concept to published works.
On our animation courses, you'll explore 2D, 2D digital, 3D, and stop motion production. You'll combine the new technology of motion capture and performance capture with the traditional principles of animation, while looking at character performance and focus on acting principles as you create sequences, films, and stings.
If video games are more your thing, we have a specialist BA (Hons) Computer Games Animation course that’s for you. This focuses on the 3D modelling, motion capture, and cinematic character animation used within the gaming industry.
What’s more, whatever you study you’ll be aided by visits from active businesses in the industry, to give you an insight into the real-world of animation. We'll also assist you with work placements, which will result in you leaving us with the skills and experience needed to excel in the creative industry.
On selected courses, we are offering a new way to complete your degree: using pathways. This is an alternative route that you can choose to take in the second year of your full-time undergraduate degree. It will tailor the modules you take in the rest of your course to focus on an area that you are passionate about, or want to base your future career around.