This postgraduate program, MA Animation, at the University of South Wales produces highly skilled artists who are key in developing new ideas for commercial platforms worldwide. Graduates are able to make a significant impact and contribution in today’s evolving industry, and are able to apply for exciting positions in film, tv, advertising, games, visual novels and apps.
The program modules at USW are all taught by BAFTA award-winning staff and visiting industry professionals. This excellent instruction provides a solid foundation for student learning and graduates have gone on to work for multi-award-winning studios, including A Productions, Aardman Animations and DNEG.
Students will also examine intellectual property and the evolution of animation into new forms of information delivery in today’s entertainment and communication industries. The Animation course consists of developing and producing your ideas through five modules:
- Animation Pre-Production
- Animation Professional Practice
- Animation Production
- Animation Final Production
- Animation Production Review
Students can choose from various modules to support their own interests and help develop expertise in these specific areas. In addition to lectures and seminars, students will benefit from studio and workshop tutorials, discussion groups and multimedia presentations.
You will have studio and workshop tutorials that are supported by lectures, seminars, integrated case study analysis, discussion groups and multimedia presentations.
USW’s MA Animation course is also part of Film & TV School Wales, which provides students with the up-to-date skills, opportunities and specialist training required by today’s exciting Film, TV, VFX and Games industries.
Students in this program have access to state-of-the-art facilities with industry-standard software packages. Additional benefits include learning in Cardiff which means being in the centre of a booming arts industry, from television production to independent arts venues which will help provide any number of opportunities during your studies and upon graduation.
Interested in finding out more? Applying from Canada? Please contact Canadian agent Barclay Educational Services at JSB@barclayedu.com Barclay Educational provides FREE services for USW applicants. The University pays the fee. Apply now and start in Fall 2021!