Animation BA (Hons)

Norwich University of the Arts

Student rating
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( 4.3) 595 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE W615
This course will help you develop core skills as an animator, as well as giving you the chance to focus on an area of your choosing within the diverse and ever-evolving animation industry. Throughout your degree you will explore everything from character-based animation to technical 2D compositing and CG rigging; from auteur to ideas-based approaches in filmmaking. You will graduate from the course with a personal showreel and online portfolio to promote and showcase your best work, equipped to... READ MORE

Key stats

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 2019
64th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
33rd

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-20
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 - 100 = 0% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

2:1 or above
2:1 or above
The percentage of students who graduated with a 2:1 degree or better.
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

After 6 months
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, May 2019

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
The minimum grades (and in some cases the subjects) you'll need to get on to this course.

Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
A level
Details

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
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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£14,500 per year
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International Students
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Latest Animation reviews

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Isabel
05 Oct 18

Animation BA (Hons)

It's been great fun, everyone is really nice and...
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05 Oct 18

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How Animation students rated:

Student rating ( 4.5) 37 reviews

5 star 57%
4 star 33%
3 star 10%
2 star 0%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.3) 595 reviews

5 star 43%
4 star 45%
3 star 10%
2 star 2%
1 star 0%
Norwich University of the Arts
CompUniGuide ranking
64th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.3)
Next open day
For over 170 years, Norwich University of the Arts (NUA) has provided high quality arts, design and media education, and offers courses in everything from Architecture to VFX (visual effects) to a student body of nearly 2,000. An independent 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. This includes the new BSc (Hons) courses in Games Development, Interaction Design and User Experience Design, which will be taught for the first time from September 2017.

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