Taught course

Postproduction with Visual Effects

Institution
University of York · Department of Theatre, Film and Television
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

You should have some experience of film, video or television production. This may have been gained through a first degree (typically awarded a minimum of 2:1 or equivalent), via professional practice or through a formal filmmaking society.

Experience in visual effects or animation is desirable but not required.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This course is ideal if you want a solid grounding in the latest postproduction systems and techniques as well as a rich understanding of digital visual effects creation for feature film and broadcast television.

You can choose to focus on production-orientated work and apply for this MA degree. Alternatively you can focus on formal research into the technologies behind postproduction systems and apply for the MSc Postproduction with Visual Effects. We run this course in parallel with our masters in Postproduction with Sound Design which will allow you to work with others as you learn, giving you a well-rounded understanding of the postproduction process.

Through the course you'll build up a rich understanding of postproduction. You'll receive scientific and technical training combined with hands-on experience of visual effects systems, program creation and artistic decision-making. Many of our graduates work in the industry, from film to television companies, and some of our graduates have gone on to research in industry or academia.

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions Team
Email
tftv-pg-admissions@york.ac.uk
Phone
01904 325280