Animation BA (Hons)

Glyndwr University, Wrexham

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( 4.0) 968 reviews


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Course info

UCAS CODE 259B
This new specialised Animation programme will transform your passion for bringing characters to life, storytelling and moving images into engaging projects. This course aims to train future versatile creatives in the art of the moving image. During the first year you will learn the principles of visual communication and drawing, so that you can apply them to character design, background design, storyboarding and scene layout. You will explore the principles of animation with a focus on 2D ... 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.
68th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
130th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
79th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
90th

Start date and duration

Start date
20-SEP-21
Full Time
3 Years

Design Studies

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 - 90 = 10% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Design Studies graduate salary at this uni
£16,000
UK Design Studies graduate salary
£17,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, July 2020

Entry requirements
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A level
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£9,000 per year
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£9,000 per year
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£11,750 per year
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Glyndwr University, Wrexham
CompUniGuide ranking
130th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.0)
Located five minutes from the centre of Wrexham, north Wales’ largest town, Wrexham Glyndwr University merges modern facilities with beautiful grade II–listed buildings. The majority of services, including accommodation are centrally based on the Wrexham campus. In addition to the main campus in Wrexham there is a dedicated rural campus in Northop specialising in animal sciences and environmental courses and a specialist opto-electronics research facility in St Asaph. The university recently launched its £60m Campus 2025 estates project, the university’s strategy to significantly update and modernise its campuses with plans to remodel and redevelop our sites into contemporary and attractive learning environments for the 21st century.

Where you'll study

Glyndwr University, Wrexham

Plas Coch Wrexham
LL11 2AW United Kingdom Nearest train station: Wrexham General  0.2 miles away

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