• Total units 24 Units
  • Specialisation code VIFX-SPEC
  • Academic career Postgraduate

Deepen and extend your creativity using skills employed throughout the film and media industries and the creative arts sector with the Visual Effects specialisation. With the opportunity to plan and manage a small scale studio-based investigation in visual effects, you will learn professional skills and techniques used in the visual effects industry.

Career opportunities

The Visual Effects specialisation will deepen your skills and expand your creative capacity in order to advance your career in the professional visual effects industry.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
    1. Identify a professional framework for their own investigations
    2. Exercise relevant professional judgement in the development of artworks
    3. Extend their range of practical skills
    4. Complete a project which demonstrates skills and knowledge in the field of visual effects
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    This specialisation requires the completion of 24 units, which must consist of:

    24 units from completion of the following course(s):

    Code Title Units
    ARTV6000 Animation 6
    ARTV6003 Video Art 6
    DART8116 Studio Practice (Visual Effects) 6 6
    DART8117 Practice-led Research Major Project (Visual Effects) 12 12
    DART8118 Practice-led Research Extended Project (Visual Effects) 18 18
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