What courses can I do after this?
With a Foundation Degree in 3D CGI and a good portfolio, graduates will typically find junior positions in the huge number of CGI companies in the UK and abroad. However your employment opportunities are increased by continuing with our BSc top-up programme which is an additional year of study.
What jobs can I get?
Our graduates work in over 100 different companies including many CGI, visualisation, simulation, animation and VFX studios such as Blue Zoo, Climax Studios, Codemasters, Double Negative, Exient, Framestore, Jellyfish, Lionhead Studios, MPC, Prime Focus, Rocksteady, Sony Computer Entertainment Europe, The Mill, Crystal CG, D-Box, Darcstudio, Drilling Systems, F10, Hayes Davidson, Miller Hare, Modus Group, Rockwell Collins, Sanders Shiers, Squire & Partners, The Neighbourhood, TigerX, Uniform, Visualhouse, Vyonyx and Wagstaffs Design.
To do this course you should have...
- 48 UCAS Tariff points from two full A Levels or equivalent (e.g. BTEC National Diploma, NVQ 3)
- Level 2 in English & Maths (e.g. GCSE grade 4 or above, Key skills Level 2 or NVQ Level 2)
- A relevant Access to Higher Education Diploma
Examples of relevant subjects: Multimedia, Graphics, Computing, Art, Illustration
What about work experience?
International entry requirements
If you are not from an English Language speaking country, you will need to have a minimum of UKVI IELTS 6.0. We accept a wide range of academic qualifications awarded overseas and use the UK NARIC (National Academic Recognition Information Centre) guidelines for international comparisons. For tuition and accommodation fees please visit www.thecollege.co.uk/international/courses/tuition-fees and our International Operations team can offer you advice and guidance before and during your studies.
£6,750 per annum
For tuition and accommodation fees please visit www.thecollege.co.uk/international/courses/tuition-fees and our International Operations team can offer you advice and guidance before and during your studies.
Year 1 - Level 4
Modelling and Materials
Lighting and Rendering
Production Editing and Sound
Year 2 – Level 5
Post-Production and VFX
Asset Design and Texturing
Light, Cameras and Rendering
Performance and Technical Animation 1
Architectural Visualisation Techniques 1
Whilst every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of the programme specification, the information is liable to change to take advantage of exciting new approaches to teaching and learning as well as developments in industry.
We offer excellent facilities with hi-spec computer suites with the latest versions of industry standard software and cutting edge resources including real-time rendering, motion capture body suits, a green studio and render farm – all of which are incorporated in our courses and available to students for use in projects.
More about the course
Venue: The course will be delivered in the prestigious Digital Design Centre at The College's North Road campus in Poole.