Ulster University - Belfast


Course Name Animation
Course Provider Ulster University - Belfast
Course Code WW26
Course Type UCAS
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor at UK Level 6  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Ulster University None
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Attendance Options Full time
Location (Districts) Belfast
Application Date

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2023 entry application deadlines

For courses starting in 2023 (and for deferred applications), your application should be with us at UCAS by one of these dates – depending on what courses you apply for. If y...

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Attendance is largely studio based, four days per week with 15 hours staff contact time and 35 hours self directed study per week.

Animation is based on a modular structure with four modules in each year of study. You are encouraged to ...

Qualification Letters BDes (Hons)
Entry Requirements Irish Leaving Certificate
104 UCAS tariff points to include a minimum of five subjects (four of which must be at higher level) to include English at H6 if studied at Higher level or O4 if studied at Ordinary Level.
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Comment Award: Bachelor of Design with Honours

Associate awards
Diploma in Professional Practice DPP
Diploma in International Academic Studies DIAS
Course Content

Animation at Ulster is a studio focused, highly creative course, specialising in computer animation for games, VFX, feature and TV animation.

Animation has become in integral part of the film, television, games and design indust...

Subjects Taught For full module description, please see "Course Web Page" below.
Assessment Method

Expand+Assessment methods vary and are defined explicitly in each module. Assessment can be via one method or a combination e.g. examination and coursework . Assessment is designed to assess your achievement of the module’s stated learning outcomes. You c...

Work Placement

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Students are strongly encouraged to undertake an optional work placement and/or take advantage of the excellent study abroad programme leading to the award of a Diploma in Professional Practice or Diploma in Internation...

Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Graduate employers
Graduates from this course are now working for:
• HBO - Game of Thrones
• Jam Media
• Northern Regional College
• NI Screen
• Carbon Ocean
• Fire and Blood Production

Job roles
With t...

Further Enquiries Course Directors: Henry Melki & Yuanyuan Chen
T: +44 28 9536 7590 / +44 28 9536 7018
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Admissions: Christine Harbinson
T: +44 (0)28 9536 7202

International Admissions Office
T: +44 (0)28 7012 3333
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