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Animation - Quick FactsApply to DJCAD
Qualification BDes (Hons) Animation
Course Length 3 years (+ 1 year general course if applicable)
UCAS Code for entry into General Foundation in Art & Design:


UCAS Code for direct entry into level 2 Animation



Kahani by Meg ParkEmbracing both 3D and 2D animation this degree offers a wide range of opportunities for contemporary animators from narrative storytelling to visual effects and visualisation. Creativity and professional practice are the driving forces behind this dynamic course. It is a fusion of art and technology designed to help students develop a good understanding of the relationship between aesthetic, perceptual and technical factors involved in the development of animation productions.

You will have access to our state-of-the-art facilities including Maya labs, animation studio, rostrum camera and a green screen visual effects studio.

Animation is one of three courses that comprise the communication design programme at DJCAD (animation, graphic design and illustration). While following your course in animation you will also gain a broad educational experience with a range of opportunities for you to engage with generic communication design issues as well as your pathway choice in animation. Our goal is to deliver agile and flexible graduate designers who have a broad understanding of communication design coupled with deep knowledge and expertise in their chosen subject path.

Animation Career Review's list of 2014 Top 100 International Animation Schools ranks DJCAD #1 in Scotland.

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To apply to study Animation at DJCAD, University of Dundee, submit your application to UCAS using Institution Code D65 and Course Code W280. Our deadline for application is January 15th.