Computer Animation Arts BSc (Hons)

University of the West of Scotland

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( 3.9) 1033 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE GW48
The Computer Animation Arts programme combines traditional and digital animation techniques, and covers all elements of the animation production pipeline. The skills developed on the programme are relevant within many creative industries, including computer games, film and television, visual effects and architectural visualisation.Students are introduced to core concepts of visual storytelling, cinematography, and the key principles of 2D and 3D animation. Traditional drawing skills are taught ... 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.
106th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
104th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
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Source: Complete University Guide 2020
91st

Start date and duration

Start date
07-SEP-20
Full Time
4 Years

Computer Science

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 - 75 = 25% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, February 2020

Entry requirements
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A level
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£9,250 per year
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£1,820 per year
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More info: The mentioned fee is for 2019/2020 year entry. There might be a slight increase in 2020/21 year entry..

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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£14,000 per year
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More info: The mentioned fee is for 2019/2020 year entry. There might be a slight increase in 2020/21 year entry..

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Computer Animation Arts BSc (Hons)

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How Computer Animation students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 27 reviews

5 star 52%
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1 star 7%

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Student rating ( 3.9) 1,033 reviews

5 star 26%
4 star 50%
3 star 19%
2 star 4%
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Where you'll study

University of the West of Scotland

High Street Paisley
Renfrewshire
PA1 2BE United Kingdom Nearest train station: Paisley Canal  0.2 miles away

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