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Animation and Illustration

Athlone Institute of Technology

48 months
Duration
10000 EUR/year
Free
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About

This Animation and Illustration programme is unique to Athlone Institute of Technology IT as no other educational provider offers a programme combining animation and illustration at undergraduate or postgraduate level in Ireland.

Overview

Animation and Illustration at Athlone Institute of Technology created in Ireland is viewed in over 120 territories worldwide. While it is still a relatively niche area, with around 1200 people employed in the industry, animation in Ireland is growing rapidly with a host of successful home-grown animated series, feature films and co-productions hitting the screensWhilst on this programme you will develop into an imaginative, confident, creative individual capable of thriving, exploiting and adapting to a rapidly changing visual culture and world of communication, education, entertainment, and advertising. 

You will be allowed to give full vent to your creativity and explore all sorts of areas where your illustration and animation skills could be used. You will be encouraged to cultivate your creative abilities and technical skills through an understanding of the connections between illustration and animation and by creating sequential narratives using traditional and cutting-edge digital image-making techniques. This programme will particularly suit applicants who wish to work in creative industries that value artistic talent, inventiveness and individuality.

Career

The BA (Hons) in Animation & Illustration will equip graduates to carry out a number of roles in animation production associated with short films, feature animations, TV production and TV advertising, special effects and short films. Other specific roles titles include: background artists, 3D artist, animator, CGI animator, agency illustrator, illustration artist assistant and character artist.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Explorative Practice/Drawing
  • Explorative Practice/Animation
  • Explorative Practice/Image-Making
  • Explorative Practice/Ideation
  • Creativity in Context

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • EEA students deadline: 1 February

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
60

Credits

240 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
60

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must be 17 years of age in January in the year of entry to programme of study at AIT.
  • Applicants must have successfully completed High School Diploma with good grades in Mathematics and English (average of 60%). Indian applicants must have completed Standard XII Examinations with minimum average of 60% in English and Maths. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    10000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10000 EUR per year during 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 48 months.

Free Fees:

  • Be a first time undergraduates 
  • Hold EU Nationality 

Living costs for Athlone

650 - 1000 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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