If you have a strong desire to work in the feature film visual effects industry or associated areas, this is the perfect course for you. You'll embrace the complete visual effects post-production pipeline and focus on the theory, principles and production of visual effects assets and shots.
Produce a high quality demonstrative portfolio of work related to the knowledge and production of professional quality feature film visual effects
Access brand new specialist facilities including a new green screen and motion capture studio, as well as animation laboratories, equipped with industry-standard software
Mirror industry practice by working collaboratively with students on our Computer animation courses in Art & Design and Technical Arts to create visual effects work
Tailor your studies to either a more technical or artistic flavour depending on your desired career aspirations
Benefit from regular industry guest speakers from studios such as ILM, Dreamworks, DNEG and Framestore just to name a few
Attend BU's BFX Festival, the UK's largest visual effects, computer games & animation festival featuring a fantastic line-up of speakers, masterclasses, exhibitions, screenings and networking events.
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Next start date:
September 2020, September 2021
Bournemouth University, Talbot Campus
3 years full-time, or 4 years full-time with a minimum 30-week placement
An art, design, mathematics or technology subject
September 2020 entry: 112 - 128 UCAS tariff points including a minimum of 2 A-levels or equivalent, including 32 points in 1 required subject. BTEC Extended Diploma: DMM in a required subject. A portfolio is also required in support of your application. For more information check out our full entry requirements.