MA Moving Image and Sound at NUA provides an intensive arena for the discussion, development and production of high quality original audio-visual work. Creative thinking that harnesses the potential of new technologies and processes drive the media industries. This practice-based programme will enable you to deepen your conceptual thinking and technical application through the development of your individual practice. You will be expected to respond to new ideas and to challenge assumptions and you will be encouraged to extend your knowledge of creative, interpretative and critical approaches to moving image and sound. Practising academic staff and industry guest lecturers support your professional understanding of a fast changing sector.
Depending on your chosen specialism you may engage with audio-visual production, film, motion graphics, traditional and Computer Generated Imagery (CGI) for 2D and 3D animation, character and asset development for games, scripting and narrative, pre-and post-production skills and techniques. The course is responsive to industry expectations and students will undertake comprehensive technical workshops in all areas of sound and moving image work. Applicants should have previous experience of working with moving image and sound either through previous study, industry experience or through the development of personal projects.
Creative Skillset‘s course accreditation scheme, devised in consultation with industry and education providers, recognises courses within the UK that provide exceptional standards of training.
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