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I would like to know more about Film FX courses.
Thank you for enquiring about the School of Creative Technologies. At the University of Bolton, we pride ourselves on our student-focused approach to learning, supporting your career ambitions, and preparing you for graduate employment. Quite simply, we ensure that you enjoy your time at University; through quality teaching, passionate lecturers, supportive environments, and great facilities.
How great would it be to turn your special and visual effects passion into a career? Based in the Centre for Film FX, the Special and Visual Effects courses at the University of Bolton are designed to ensure that you are provided with all the skills and knowledge to graduate as a proficient special or visual effects professional.
Check out some of the Visual FX and Animation showreels here.
If you want to find out more about the courses we run and how we can offer you a truly unique learning experience then please take a look at our courses via the link below. Just choose the relevant course and you'll find information on entry requirements, programme leader contact details, and instructions on how to apply here.
You can also chat with our staff directly every Wednesday from 2 pm - 4 pm and periodically throughout the working week.
Alternatively, chat with our current students who will be able to share this information with you and any other course-related queries.
Or book onto one of our Open Days or Course Advice Days to find out more and speak with the team.
At the University of Bolton, we understand our students have different requirements and pride ourselves on the positive and supportive learning environment we provide. Being voted No. 1 for Student Satisfaction for the past three years (Complete University Guide, North West) is a testament to our approach; welcome to #UniAsItShouldBe.
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