Animation BA (Hons)

University of the Arts London

Student rating
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( 3.8) 654 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE W617
BA (Hons) Animation is a practice-led course, enabling you to choose one of four specialist pathways that reflect industry specialisms: Animation Arts, 3D Computer Animation, Visual Effects (VFX) and Games Arts.This course is taught at London College of Communication, at Elephant and Castle, part of University of the Arts London (UAL). As one of few courses of its kind in Greater London - location is a key asset. You’ll benefit from access to the specialist creative industries, other Colleges ... 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.
121st / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
61st
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
20th

Start date and duration

Start date
21-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 - 85 = 15% 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
£19,000
UK Cinematics and Photography graduate salary
£20,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, December 2019

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
56%
Art & Design
39%
Media Studies
25%
English Literature
20%
History
10%

Tuition fees

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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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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
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Students from EU EU Students
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£22,920 per year
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Latest Animation reviews

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Nadine
09 Jan 19

Animation BA (Hons)

Good people, good teachers (although sometimes there is a feeling of lack of care but that might be due to the great...
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Camelle
08 Jan 19

Animation BA (Hons)

It's good so far. I'm getting used to everything and feel confident about living alone. There are just some things that...

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How Animation students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 11 reviews

5 star 10%
4 star 81%
3 star 0%
2 star 9%
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How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.8) 654 reviews

5 star 17%
4 star 54%
3 star 23%
2 star 5%
1 star 1%
University of the Arts London
CompUniGuide ranking
61st
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.8)
Next open day
University of the Arts London (UAL) is made up of six world renowned creative Colleges, across 14 sites around the capital. The Colleges are: Camberwell College of Arts Central Saint Martins Chelsea College of Arts London College of Communication London College of Fashion Wimbledon College of Arts The university specialises in art, design, communication, fashion, screen, media and performing arts. Many well-known people were once students at the university before embarking upon fame and success, with past graduates including Alexander McQueen, Jimmy Choo, Ian McKay, Quentin Blake, Ralph Fiennes and Mike Leigh. The UAL alumni network is full of well-known supporters of the university, including Rachel Stevens, Charlotte Hawkins and Russell Brand.

Where you'll study

University of the Arts London

Elephant & Castle London
Southwark
SE1 6SB United Kingdom Nearest tube station: Elephant & Castle  0.1 miles away Nearest train station: Elephant & Castle  0.1 miles away

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