Animation BA (Hons)

Norwich University of the Arts

Student rating
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( 4.3) 904 reviews


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Course info

UCAS CODE W615
BA (Hons) Animation engages with all aspects of animated content including 2D digital, CGI and stop motion. You will develop the skills to create new characters and build new worlds using industry standard processes and techniques, equipment and software. The curriculum explores character, sound and story design as you work on practice-based projects which analyse movement, experiment with facial features to convey emotion and develop an understanding of comic timing to produce sophisticated ... 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.
15th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
76th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
46th

Start date and duration

Start date
13-SEP-21
Full Time
3 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 - 95 = 5% 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
£18,000
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, July 2020

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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A level
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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
41%
Media Studies
39%
Art & Design
28%
Film Studies
25%
English Literature
22%

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
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
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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
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£9,250 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
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£15,000 per year
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Latest Animation reviews

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12 Dec 19

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25 Oct 19

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How Animation students rated:

Student rating ( 4.5) 53 reviews

5 star 59%
4 star 32%
3 star 9%
2 star 0%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.3) 904 reviews

5 star 47%
4 star 43%
3 star 9%
2 star 1%
1 star 0%
Norwich University of the Arts
CompUniGuide ranking
76th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.3)
For over 170 years, Norwich University of the Arts (NUA) has provided high quality arts, design and media education. They were awarded Gold in the Teaching Excellence Framework and have won numerous other accolades for their high standards of teaching. NUA was a finalist in three categories of the 2019 Whatuni Student Choice Awards (the WUSCAs): Course and Lecturers University Facilities Accommodation A specialist university with a forward-thinking approach to arts education, NUA has adapted to the changing worlds of art, design and the media with the provision of cutting-edge courses to a student body of over 2,000. This includes their Games Art and Design degree, which has an international reputation for producing graduates who have gone on to major success in the games industry.

Where you'll study

Norwich University of the Arts

Francis House 3-7 Redwell Street Norwich
Norfolk
NR2 4SN United Kingdom Nearest train station: Norwich  0.3 miles away

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