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3D Computer Animation (Year 2 Direct Entry) HND

(SCQF level 8)

Applied Computing & Digital Technologies, Faculty of Business

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COURSE FULL - WAITING LIST ONLY

Mode of Study

Full-time

Start Date

27th Aug 2018, 2 years

27th Aug 2018, 2 years

Location

City Campus

Applications from International Students Welcome

Overview

This hands-on course helps you develop the skills needed to become a 3D Digital Developer, incorporating live industry related projects in a range of different 3D animation disciplines. Some students may gain internships and summer placements while studying at the college.This course also accepts year two direct entrants.

The course is placed on the Scottish Credit Qualifications Framework at Level 8. For more information on the framework visit: www.scqf.org.uk/the-framework/.

Entry requirements

Minimum entry requirements

  • HNC 3D Computer Animation, OR
  • First year HND 3D Computer Animation.

Additional selection requirements

You'll be invited for a group and/or individual interview, where you'll get the opportunity to find out more about the course and tell us why you're interested in the subject.

What you study

  • 3D Modelling.
  • Character Modelling.
  • Cameras.
  • Lighting and Special Effects.
  • Environmental Modelling.
  • Drawing Skills.
  • Movement Studies.
  • Surfaces and Textures.
  • Showreel/portfolio Creation.
  • Sound Editing.
  • Video Editing.
  • Compositing.

After the course

Careers

Employment in relevant industries.

Continuing Study

Students who complete their HND may progress to:

  • Abertay University (A30) - Computer Arts (GW42).
  • University of Dundee (D65) - Animation (W280).
  • Glasgow Caledonian University (G42) - 3D Animation and Visualisation (2E4W); Glasgow Caledonian University (G42); Computer Games (Art and Animation) (GW4G); Computer Games (Design) (GWK2).
  • University of the West of Scotland (U40) - Computer Animation Arts BSc Hons (GW48).
  • University of Edinburgh (E56) - Animation (W615).
  • Mode of Study:
    Full-time
  • Start Date:
    27th Aug 2018, 2 years
  • Location:
    City Campus
  • Applications from International Students Welcome