Visual Effects (973G5)

15 credits, Level 7 (Masters)

Autumn teaching

This module covers the creation and manipulation of video with visual effects techniques. This includes the motion-based compositing of real and computer-generated images and the generation of motion graphics. Topics covered include: matte acquisition, colour correction, image manufacturing, camera tracking and matching and compositing.

Teaching

15%: Lecture
85%: Practical (Laboratory)

Assessment

100%: Coursework (Project)

Contact hours and workload

This module is approximately 150 hours of work. This breaks down into about 33 hours of contact time and about 117 hours of independent study. The University may make minor variations to the contact hours for operational reasons, including timetabling requirements.

This module is running in the academic year 2020/21. We also plan to offer it in future academic years. It may become unavailable due to staff availability, student demand or updates to our curriculum. We’ll make sure to let our applicants know of such changes to modules at the earliest opportunity.

Courses

This module is offered on the following courses: