Taught course

Professional Practice in Visual Effects

Middlesex University London · Department of Design

Entry requirements

Current employment in the visual effects industry at a senior level as well as evidence of the likelihood of continuing employment while undertaking the programme. At least five years' experience working in the visual effects industry and/or a relevant Level 6 qualification such as a bachelor's degree with honours in a relevant area.

Months of entry

January, October

Course content

The programme is designed for visual effects (VFX) professionals with significant experience in their field who want to gain a master's degree that focuses on their current work within the sector. You will be able claim recognition for your prior learning and thus gain academic credit that can count towards the degree and enable completion of it at an accelerated rate.

You will be required to expand on your existing skillset within and to undertake a large work-based project.

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months

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