To develop in the student a range of highly developed, industry relevant practices and techniques in post production and vfx aligned to the demands of contemporary media industries. To develop in the student a critical awareness of the aesthetic, historical, cultural and industrial media environment in which post production and vfx operate. To foster a sophisticated knowledge of post-production and vfx workflows and a strategic understanding of how their changing role in contemporary media production affects the work of creative teams. To instil a confident and systematic approach to research, self-reflection and critical evaluation in the analysis of creative practice and its influence in shaping and influencing contemporary media production. To foster a detailed theoretical and practical knowledge of new and emerging post-production and vfx technologies and to maximise students’ technical and creative potential, working both independently and collaboratively. To provide students with opportunities to work with a diverse range of media partners to share and offer best practices in the fields of Post Production and vfx through guest lectures, live industry briefs, masterclasses and collaborative projects.