Adverts, cartoons, movies and video games are all part of the exciting world of animation. Animators have high levels of creativity and technical skills using cutting edge technology.
A pre-degree such as a Foundation in Art and Design, is the usual route on to a course in Animation. Entry points range between universities, from 160 to 320. Skills in IT and computing are desirable. Your artistic ability will be assessed by portfolio.
Animation is a growing sector in the media industry, especially in 3D. Demand for animators is spread across the globe, from UK games developer to the USA special effects.