On the southern coast of England, Portsmouth is the second largest city in the ceremonial county of Hampshire. It is notable for being the United Kingdom’s only island city located on the Portsea Island.
University of Portsmouth has an excellent reputation for quality teaching and sustained, high levels of student satisfaction. Under the leadership of Vice-Chancellor Professor Graham Galbraith who joined the university in Dec 2013, the University came to be known as the most trusted destination for national and international students.
As animation courses are much in demand all over the world, the university of Portsmouth also runs a B.Sc. in animation program under the name “BSc (Hons) COMPUTER ANIMATION”. On the topic of learning animation, we at VEDA Animation College also lay emphasis on acquiring a University-affiliated animation degree rather than a private animation course from a local animation studio. The B.Sc. in animation program of the University of Portsmouth is a 3 years animation course with G451 UCAS code and 1 Year Placement.
Students who are planning to join this university for B.Sc. in Animation course have two options to pursue, namely
(A)To focus on the artistic side of graphical animation or
(B) To focus on logical side of computer animation with the help of programming, logic and scripting.
One way or the other, a student does get exposure towards the artistic and technical side with theoretical fundamentals of animation during the course.
According to the official website of the University, the minimum criterion for applying to the B.Sc. Animation Course is a minimum of 260 points in the A or equivalent level out of a band of 260-320. English language proficiency needs to be a a minimum of IELTS band 6.0 with no component score below 5.5
The 1st Year of this Animation program contains modules like Foundation in 3D Modelling, Foundations in Graphics, Skills and Principles for Animation, Tools for Animation and Visual Communication. The University also has a special module of E-Portfolio which is very important for students these days.
The II Year in the Animation course is mainly dedicated to Ancillary Animation and Software Skills Project, Commercial Asset Production for Real Time and Modeling Lighting for Computer Animation. The University also has an option to choose programming and scripting skills.
Creative Media, Creative Professional Portfolio and option to choose Animation and Setup for Computer Animation, Design for Computer Animation, Interdisciplinary Group Project, Motion Capture Applications, Real Time Interactive Group Project, Rendering Pipeline etc., are available in the final year of B.Sc. (Hons) in computer animation at Portsmouth University.
More details of this course is available on this page.
B.Sc. Animation in Pune at VEDA College
For students who wish to peruse their degree course in animation, we at College of Visual Effects,Design & Art run a 3 year degree which is affiliated with YCMOU University. For more details. please visit our course page