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Animation is one of the fastest growing areas within the UK creative industries providing multiple opportunities for graduates within the discipline. The course, based in MediaCityUK, is positioned right in the heart of this growing creative sector and is focused on developing highly skilled, industry ready creatives capable of successfully working in multiple specialisms adapting to the continuously changing landscape of the creative industries of the animation and moving image industry.

Emphasis is placed on strong storytelling, development of visual language, the use of play and risk taking within creative production and a solid understanding of professional industry standard methods of production, planning and implementation with in animation.

(Image: Student work by PixelBit)

Student profiles

Making a Meal of It - Maria-Larisa Covaciu, Sean Jones & Cheryl Parker

Manchester Ship Canal Octopus - Eleanor Hamer

Integration of Shaders in Interactive environemnts - Lewis Rafter

A Moment of Euphoria - Danny Sargent