Applicants should normally have a minimum of a 2:2 honours degree, or equivalent.
Months of entry
Want to focus on your animation and motion graphics skills that are in great demand within the film, television, computer games and new media industries?
MA Animation at Northumbria is designed to meet the needs of the animation industry, enabling you to gain high-level technical skills while encouraging you to experiment and think creatively.
You’ll study topics including animation criticism and aesthetics, animation production methods and undertake a major project, producing an animated short film, or an equivalent piece of original work to act as a calling card for your future career.
Working in a studio-based environment with the latest technology and industry standard software, you’ll engage with live and research-led briefs, preparing you for roles in the creative industries.
As a graduate you will be able to demonstrate advanced skills in contemporary animation and digital media that are in great demand within the creative industries.
Information for international students
International applicants are required to have a minimum overall IELTS (Academic) score of 6.5 with 5.5 in each component (or approved equivalent).
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Admissions Office
- 0191 227 4444