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Visual Effects Production Technology FdSc

Nottingham Trent University

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  • Qualification

    Foundation Degree in Science - FdSc

  • Location

    Confetti Institute of Creative Technology

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    24-SEP-21

  • Duration

    2 Years

Course summary

VFX has become an integral part of the production process for film, television and advertising. On this course, you’ll explore the VFX industry for moving image products while developing the skills required of a VFX artist across a range of disciplines. Study this visual effects degree and you’ll explore the VFX industry for moving image products whilst developing the skills required of a VFX specialist. You’ll have the opportunity to explore the different areas through studio practice, as well as academic research and study. By the end of the course you’ll have developed a strong portfolio of VFX work, tailored to your own career aspirations.On this course you’ll be working on industry-standard software, such as NUKE – which has been used throughout the development of award-winning movies like Star Wars and The Avengers.On this course, you'll study in our brand new £9.1 million digital media hub - Confetti HQ - and have access to:Industry Spec Workstation PCsIndustry-standard digital film cameras and lightsBookable Green Screen studio spaceProfessional Studio facilitiesSpecialist Software including:Autodesk Suite (Maya, Motion Builder &Mudbox),Nuke, Mari and ModoAdobe Creative Suite,Zbrush, Quixel 2,Wacom Cintiq 13HD Touch Tablet

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

14,500per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

Nottingham Trent University

  • University League Table

    46th

  • Campus address

    Nottingham Trent University, 50 Shakespeare Street, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG1 4FQ, England

NTU’s four campuses give students modern learning facilities in a great environment.
International students will feel at home at NTU. With students and staff from over 150 nations, cultural diversity is a core part of its community.
NTU is focused on students’ future, with specific employability support and work experience opportunities on every course.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    60th out of 110 5

    32nd out of 102 10

  • Entry standards

    / Max 236
    135 56%

    47th

    2
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    83 83%

    48th

    1
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.82 76%

    79th

    35
  • Entry standards

    / Max 196
    140 73%

    25th

    10
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    68 68%

    25th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.83 77%

    83rd

    42

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