Taught course

Media Production: Animation

University of Salford · School of Media, Music and Performance

Entry requirements

Degree Grade: 2:1 and above.

Accreditation for Prior Experiential Learning (APEL) We welcome applications from students who may not have formal/tradiational entry criteria but who have relevant experience or the ability to pursue the course successfully. The Accreditation of Prior Learning (APL) process could help you to make your work and life experience count. The APL process can be used for entry onto courses or to give you exemptions from your course. Two forms of APL may be used for entry: the Accreditation of Prior Certified Learning (APCL) or the Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL).

Months of entry


Course content

3 good reasons to study Media Production: Animation at Salford:

  • Study at our MediaCityUK campus in state-of-the-art facilities
  • Combine elective modules to suit your specialism
  • Benefit from the expertise of industry practitioners who are directly involved in course delivery.

Course Summary

This course is a fantastic opportunity to develop your skills and understanding of animation production, 3D-animation systems and related technologies.

During your time with us, you will have the opportunity to put what you have learnt into practice by collaborating on projects with other MA students studying across related disciplines.

If you’re a graduate or professional with animation experience, the course will equip you with a deeper understanding of animation technology and the production process.

Information for international students

International applicants will be required to show a proficiency in English. An IELTS score of 6.0 (no element below 5.5) is proof of this.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Scholarships and Bursaries

We offer awards to help you study through our:

  • Vice-Chancellor's Excellence Scholarship
  • University of Salford student loyalty discount
  • Country bursary scheme for International students only

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months


full time
8 months

Course contact details

Course Enquiries
+44 (0) 161 295 4545
+44 (0) 161 295 4646