Augmented and Virtual Realities BA (Hons)

Augmented and Virtual Realities BA (Hons)

Bachelor degree
36 months
Application deadlines: 15 January
Application fee: £12
Full-time
Intakes: September

Program overview

Throughout your first year, you will learn the required skills that are needed to create immersive virtual reality experiences. You will gain experience with Unreal Engine, 3D modelling and texturing. Our assignments will challenge your creativity and you will learn principles behind visual design for virtual reality. In the second year, you will expand your knowledge base via technical demonstrations and the Vicon motion capture suite. You will learn how to use digital cameras to scan and create 3D models from real objects and will get to create realistic architecture visualisations. In your final year, you will work on your portfolio. With help from experienced lecturers, you will specialise in your chosen discipline through further research. We host lectures and CV workshops to help you find your first job and to prepare you for future interviews. You will also participate in group projects with other students and work collaboratively on the hyperreality project.

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus

Requirements

Applicants with minimum one year of a Bachelor at a recognised institution, with an average score of at least 3.5 out of 5 may be considered for entryInternational Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma with 28 points overall OR Successful completion of a relevant International Foundation Year from a recognised UK Institution IELTS score of 6.0, with 5.5 in reading, writing, speaking and listening. Foundation Diploma in Art and Design: Merit if taken

Career opportunities

Graduates leave fully equipped for employment as visual designers in the specialised field of Virtual and Augmented Reality. Other areas of employment include film, visual effects, games, the military and medical sector.

Campus location

Stoke-on-Trent , United Kingdom

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