BA (Hons) Motion Graphics and Animation Design Degree

The art of animation
Thanks to technological advancements and changes to consumer tastes and expectations, employers are crying out for designers who can fuse artistic talent with technological knowledge. Motion graphics and animation design meets this need, and AOD's Northumbria UK motion graphics and animation degree, is a great way to get there. 2-D. 3-D. Stop-motion. Digital modeling. Rigging. Lighting. Look development. As an animation student at AOD, you will master it all. We give you the opportunity to collaborate with and take electives in other majors, such as visual effects, motion media, interactive design and game development, sound design, film and television, and sequential art. The result? You graduate as a dynamic, multifaceted animator, extremely marketable and ready to take the industry by storm. Request information 
Careers in animation
Become a story and concept artist. Become a character technical director. Become a 3-D animator. Today's animators are the storytellers who drive an entire industry, employing their unique artistic prowess in film, television and online media. Isn't it time you joined them?
Launch your career as a professional: Story and concept artist, Character technical director/rigger, 3-D animator, Animation producer, Texture/lighting technical director, Digital modeler, Stop-motion animator, Creature technical director, 2-D digital cel animator and get recruited and hired by the best of the best: Disney, Cartoon Network, Fisher-Price, Digital Domain, Make Visual Studios, Pixar
AOD will see you to success

We support our students both within the classroom and beyond. As part of that effort, the AOD office of career and alumni success offers students and graduates an array of career-building services, including: resume development, portfolio building, mock interviews, self-promotion, assistance finding internships and employment opportunities. With professional guidance and one-on-one advising, AOD will help you kick-start your creative career. Students workStudents awards, Student experience
Faculty with an eye for design
Our faculty is a great mix of international and local pros who have had their say in the creative industries, and are now sharing a wealth of experience with AOD students. More information


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