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Animation and Visual Effects ( Honours ), B.F.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
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Overview

This is a 4-year programme offered by the School of Arts and Social Sciences. In this programme, students will learn and apply the arts and crafts of animation, motion graphics and digital visual effects with a view to preparing themselves for advanced work in animation and other related fields. Facilities include a drawing studio, two new animation computer laboratories and one animation studio. Students in this programme will also share access to other facilities, such as the film editing lab and sound studios.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    160 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • History of Animation and Visual Effects 
  • Studio Art I: Drawing and Life Drawing
  • Studio Art II: Painting.

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    5.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    70

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  • Minimum required score:

    525

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General Requirements

  • Applicants with Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE) qualifications are required to obtain Level 3 or above in Chinese and English, as well as Level 2 or above in Mathematics, Liberal Studies and an elective subject
  • complete Year 1 study of a recognized Associate Degree or Higher Diploma programmeobtain Grade E or above in AS Chinese Language & Culture1 and Use of English, and 2 AL / 1 AL plus 2 AS / 4 AS subjects in the Hong Kong Advanced Level Examination Grade E or above in 2 AL / 1 AL plus 2 AS subjects in the General Certificate of Education (GCE) A-Level / International A-Level
  • an overall minimum score of 24 in the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15242 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15242 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    2860 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2860 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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  • 22380 HK$ national
  • 119236 HK$ international

Living costs for Hong Kong

  • 13720 - 23420 HKD/month
    Living Costs

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