Computer Animation and Visual Effects Bachelors & Masters in London

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
Visual Effects BSc (Hons) University of West London - 0% 0% £9250 £16250 91 Ealing On campus Full-time
Visual Effects with Foundation Year BSc (Hons) University of West London - 0% 15% £9250 £16250 91 Ealing On campus Full-time
Visual Effects and Motion Graphics with Placement BSc (Hons) Brunel University - 1% 5% £9250 £21470 £23615 124 Uxbridge On campus Full-time
Visual Effects and Motion Graphics BSc (Hons) Brunel University - 1% 10% £9250 £21470 £23615 127 Uxbridge On campus Full-time
The Art of Computer Animation (3D) BA (Hons) Pearson College London - 5% 0% £9250 - 156 London On campus Full-time
The Art of Computer Animation (3D) (Integrated Masters) MArt Pearson College London - 13% 10% £9250 - 152 London On campus Full-time
The Art of Visual Effects (Integrated Masters) MArt Pearson College London - 15% 10% £9250 - 128 London On campus Full-time
The Art of Visual Effects BA (Hons) Pearson College London - 10% 5% £9250 - 140 London On campus Full-time
Computer Animation MA Kingston University - - - £9860 £15800 - Kingston upon Thames On campus Full-time
Virtual and Augmented Reality MSc Goldsmiths, University of London - - - - - - London On campus Full-time
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Jobs & Career Perspectives

Career perspectives for Computer Animation and Visual Effects

15 months after graduation, graduates of this subject were asked about their current circumstances of employment, what they do, and whether their activities and perspectives are directly related to their studies.

Current jobs

Among graduates of Computer Animation and Visual Effects who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number who “agree” or “strongly agree” with the statements about their job.

Specialisations within Computer Animation and Visual Effects

  • 3D Modelling
  • Lighting Technician
  • Animation
  • Composition
  • Computer Animation Directing
  • Storyboard
  • Cartoon

Skills that graduates consider useful for their work in Computer Animation and Visual Effects

  • Ability to create and implement high quality VFX
  • Strong visual awareness and artistic ability
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Lateral thinking skills
  • Enthusiasm to learn and develop professionally
  • Knowledge of 3D animation software
  • Communication and organisational skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team as well as independently
  • Ability to follow production methodologies
  • Attention to detail
  • Understanding of compositing process
  • Photographic skills
  • Ability to interpret feedback
  • First- class time and project management skills

Required skill level of job after 15 months

Among graduates of Computer Animation and Visual Effects who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number of highly skilled vs non-highly skilled jobs (Unistats).

Jobs of graduates of Computer Animation and Visual Effects (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of Computer Animation and Visual Effects at Anglia Ruskin University

30% Science, engineering and technology associate professionals
10% Finance Professionals
10% Teaching and Childcare Support Occupation
10% Sports and fitness occupations
10% Teaching Professionals
10% Caring personal services
10% Elementary occupations
10% Welfare and housing associate professionals

Entry Requirements / Admissions


Get advice on which foundation courses are best for you to still study Computer Animation and Visual Effects, if you do not meet the minimum requirements in terms of UCAS score, A levels, or English language requirements.

FAQ

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