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Animation (4 Year) BA (Hons)

University for the Creative Arts

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( 3.8) 955 reviews


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Course info

UCAS CODE W617
If your dream is to become an animator or to work in the animation industry, but you need to build a portfolio for a full degree, then our four-year BA (Hons) Animation course is the perfect fit. You’ll spend a year gaining all the basic knowledge and skills you need to leap straight into the action for the three year course, which is one of the best-known and highly-regarded courses of its kind in the world, with an alumni featuring Oscar and BAFTA winners as well as creators of iconic ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
65th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
48th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
35th

Start date and duration

Start date
21-SEP-20
Full Time
4 Years

Cinematics and Photography

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 100 = 0% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Cinematics and Photography graduate salary at this uni
£17,000
UK Cinematics and Photography graduate salary
£18,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, April 2020

Entry requirements
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Cinematics and Photography

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Photography
35%
Media Studies
30%
Art & Design
27%
Film Studies
26%
English Literature
16%

Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£16,250 per year
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Latest Animation reviews

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Sally
15 Jan 20

Animation BA (Hons)

Pretty good with the exception of the car...
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Livy
15 Jan 20

Animation BA (Hons)

Only problem is car park :(. SU might have a great variety - canteen could add more variety to hot food. They seem to...

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How Animation students rated:

Student rating ( 3.8) 83 reviews

5 star 21%
4 star 55%
3 star 17%
2 star 4%
1 star 3%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.8) 955 reviews

5 star 20%
4 star 50%
3 star 23%
2 star 5%
1 star 2%
University for the Creative Arts
CompUniGuide ranking
48th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.8)
The University for the Creative Arts (UCA) is a specialist creative arts university. Its courses offer a blend of creative arts, business and technology programmes to prepare students for a career in the creative industries.The University offers over 110 creative courses across its four campuses in the South East of England. Creative disciplines at UCA include: Animation, Computing and Games Architecture & Interior Design Business for the Creative Industries Crafts, Jewellery & 3D Design Fashion & Textiles Film & TV Fine Art Graphic Design & Illustration Marketing, Management & Promotion Media & Journalism Music Performing Arts Photography. The university has achieved the Gold award under the Teaching Excellence and Student Outcomes Framework (TEF) 2019.

Where you'll study

University for the Creative Arts

Falkner Road Farnham
Surrey
GU9 7DS United Kingdom Nearest train station: Farnham  0.4 miles away

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