36 months
16950 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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On the BA (Hons) Visual Effects degree at University for the Creative Arts Farnham, you'll start your journey into becoming a highly skilled technical artist and innovator for VFX for films and animations.


On this (Hons) Visual Effects course, you will gain a competent and practical working knowledge of a range of computer graphics techniques and methodologies used in the production of professional computer animation and visual effects production pipelines. 

We'll teach you how to effectively use industry-relevant software tools that drive the production of film, television, game and creative technology experiences, while also developing a language for criticality and creative expression.

Industry placement offer

Preparing graduates for successful careers underpins everything we do, and all students on this course will be offered an industry placement anywhere between two weeks and a year in length, depending on their individual needs. We’ll draw on our wide range of contacts within the creative industries to ensure you’re offered opportunities that align with your interests and future career aspirations.

Programme Structure

Your units will be as follows:
  • Making and Exploring
  • Critical Analysis with English for Academic Purposes 1 (Year 2 direct entry only)
  • Worlds and Landscapes 1
  • Creatures and Character Development
  • Exploring Visual Culture
  • Critical Analysis with English for Academic Purposes 2 (Year 2 direct entry only)
  • Asset Integration

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


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Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 112 new UCAS tariff points, see accepted qualifications
  • Pass at Foundation Diploma in Art & Design (Level 3 or 4)
  • Distinction, Merit, Merit at BTEC Extended Diploma / BTEC National Extended Diploma
  • Merit at UAL Extended Diploma
  • 112 new UCAS tariff points from an accredited Access to Higher Education Diploma in appropriate subject
  • 27-30 total points in the International Baccalaureate Diploma with at least 15 IB points at Higher level

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16950 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16950 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.


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