BA (Hons) coursesAnimation Production

Studios and Resources

Our studios work in a way that mirrors industry with students working together in a high energy atmosphere. Our newly refurbished animation studios provide students with an individual workstation and light box.

The course has its own computer suite with specialist software.

Animation hardware:

Light boxes (12 Field) | Rostrum cameras | Dell Workstations | Stop Motion booths | Linetesting workstations | Wacom Intuos 4/5 | Wacom Cintiq workstation monitors | Professional lighting Set (Dedo/Kino Flo) | Nikon D800 + sundries | Canon 650D HD/SD Stills Cameras + sundries | Chrome Balls | Motion control rig | Fujitsu fi-6770 High Speed A3 sheet feed scanners integrated into Harmony | A3 Epson DS-50000 scanners | A3 Epson GT-20000 scanners | 109 TB Pixit Media PixStor Unified Scale-Out NAS | Renderfarm running Thinkbox Deadline 8 integrated into Maya

Plus access to:

Online Avid Symphony Nitris DX Edit Suite | Avid Teaching Lab + 16 Workstations for Media Composer & ProTools | Avid Unity ISIS 32TB Server to all Edit Suites | 3 Avid ProTools Edit Suites + Audio Control Surfaces | Sound recording booths | Nuke

Animation software includes:

Toon Boom Harmony | Adobe Creative Master Suite 6 | Autodesk Maya | Dragonframe | Stop Motion Pro Eclipse | Toon Boom Pencil Check Pro | Toon Boom Story Board Pro | Mari | Zbrush | Extensive library of software tutorial DVDs | DVD/Blu-ray film library