Computer Animation Technical Arts (BA (Hons))

Bournemouth University

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The award
BA (Hons)

How long you will study
3 - 4 years

Domestic course fees
GBP 9250 per year

How you will study

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International course fees
GBP 13750 per year

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About Computer Animation Technical Arts at Bournemouth University

Welcome to one of the newest, most up-to-date computer animation degrees in the UK, taught at one of the most established and highly regarded centres for animation in the country.

This course is a 50/50 mix of art and science, reflecting practice relevant to the production of computer graphics and animation for a range of industries and applications.

The interdisciplinary units focus on producing graduates who want to take on roles such as Technical Director and Technical Artist in the Computer Animation, VFX and Computer Games industries.

Combining the study of art, animation techniques and applied maths and computing needed to satisfy the demands of modern (computer animation, film, VFX and games) production.

91% of our students said that they have received helpful comments on a work. Join us on live chat now to find out more, or register to meet us at an open day.

Find out more about this course with Head of the Department of Computer Animation, Chris Williams on the BU webinar, ‘Bachelor degrees in Computer Animation’

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Entry requirements

The entry requirements for this course are 120 - 128 tariff points including a minimum of 2 A-levels or equivalent in required subjects (32 points in 1 required subject). BTEC Extended Diploma: DDM in a required subject. Required subjects: Computing, Fine Art, Graphic Design, Maths, Photography and Physics.

We may ask you to provide a portfolio and/ or take part in an online interview if you do not meet our entry requirements. 

For September 2019 entry: If English is not your first language you'll need IELTS (Academic) 6.5 with minimum 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.

For September 2020 entry: If English is not your first language you'll need IELTS (Academic) 6.0 with minimum 5.5 in each component, or equivalent.

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