The Games Modelling, Animation and Effects BSc is a cutting-edge and innovative undergraduate degree that will develop your computer graphics skills, both artistically and technically. You'll learn about subjects including modelling, rigging, animation, texturing, lights/cameras, visual effects (VFX) and rendering. Successful completion of the course will prepare you for a range of positions from concept, technical, texture and VFX artist to character/model builder, animator and graphic designer. Each module has been designed with your career in mind. You’ll gain a solid knowledge of CG and a high level of appropriate techniques and relevant tools so that you can design and build computer games. The course also allows you to specialise and explore areas of personal interest, for example those used by modellers, animators, texture and visual effects artists, and build up a significant portfolio of work. Opportunities exist to work on projects that simulate real industry teamwork while working on industry assignments and you can also collaborate with Computer Games Programming BSc (Hons) students on various projects. Our graduates have taken positions as programmers, artists, animators, designers and game testers at a variety of companies including BBC, ITV, Sky, Rocksteady Studios, Rare, Sega, Lionheart, Media Molecule (Sony), Sports Interactive, Framestore, The Mill and the Moving Picture Company (MPC). Some have also started their own small games studios.