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3D Design for Virtual Environments MSc

Glasgow Caledonian University

Key information

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  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • University Ranking

    77th

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  • Qualification

    Master of Science

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  • Start date

    SEP

Course Summary

3D visualisation and animation play a role in many areas, and the popularity of these media just keeps growing. Digital animation provides the eye-catching special effects in the 21st century's favourite films and television shows; 3D design is also essential to everyday work in everything from computer games development, online virtual world development and industrial design to marketing, product design and architecture.

GCU's programme in 3D Design for Virtual Environments will help you develop the skills to thrive in a successful career as a visual designer. The programme is practical and career-focused, oriented towards current industry needs, technology and practice. No prior knowledge of 3D design is required.

The curriculum will help you build your creative vision and technical skills as a 3D designer.

Explore the use of video and animation in digital video, multimedia and web publishing
Experiment with interactive media types and techniques
Sharpen your skills in creative thinking and generating ideas
Master digital video production and digital media integration techniques
Gain pre-production skills like planning, storyboarding and conceptualising
Practise production skills like 3D modelling, animation, lighting and rendering
Develop post-production skills in video editing and integrating 2D and 2D visuals
Work with cutting-edge computer applications and digital environments

At GCU, you'll join a friendly community of smart, talented people who love the work they do. People who love to take on a creative challenge and are just as happy to collaborate as they are to compete. People who look for ways to support the common good and make the world a more beautiful, welcoming place.

Our mission is producing graduates who have the skills to make a positive impact with their work - and the perspective to understand why it matters.

Tuition Fees

This section explains how much you will need to pay in tuition fees to study this course at this university. Fees vary by country of residence so make sure you select which country of residence applies to you.

£5,500 per year

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These are the tuition fees you pay if you are resident in Scotland

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RUK: £5500; Fees are subject to change.

University information

University Ranking

77th

About this University

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) is the University for the Common Good – its mission is to support students to become entrepreneurial, confident, socially-driven and capable of fulfilling leadership roles in a global context. Career–focused programmes are available in business, engineering, health, vision sciences, nursing, life sciences, computing and the environment. As a GCU graduate, students will excel as a professional in their field.

Address

Glasgow Caledonian University

City Campus

Cowcaddens Road

Glasgow

G4 0BA

UNITED KINGDOM