This course is now mentored by award winning studio The Mill. Let's craft beautiful things.

Master the technical ability needed with our MA Compositing for VFX course. Over the last decade, the use of computer-based imagery in film, television, interactive entertainment and computer games has expanded rapidly. In fact, almost all visual media produced today has involved a computer at some point in its creation. That means there's a real need for well-qualified, creative professionals to lead, inspire, develop and exploit the potential of new and existing computer graphics technologies, now and in the future.

If you're joining this course and starting on 27th February 2017, you'll benefit from:

  • a visit to The Mill on your first day, where they will tell you about the mentoring scheme they’ll be providing for this course
  • one classroom feedback and mentoring session provided by 2D Artist from The Mill
  • a final review session with The Mill recruiters and recruiters from other post-production companies, so you can present your showreel and receive feedback.

The Mill is a world-leading global content creation studio with a talented, which for over 26 years has collaborated with clients to bring brave ideas to life across VFX, digital and design projects for the advertising, games and music industries.

The Mill prides itself on forming partnerships with the world’s best agencies, ground-breaking directors, creative companies and visionary brands built on creative excellence and cutting-edge technologies. 

You'll graduate with a degree from the University of Kent. Known as the UK’s European University, the University of Kent is ranked 23rd in The Guardian University Guide 2017, it is also ranked 17th in the UK for research intensity out of 122 multi-faculty universities in the Research Excellence Framework (REF) and has the fifth equal highest score for overall student satisfaction in the National Student Survey (NSS) 2015, out of 115 multi-faculty institutions. It has also been voted one of the top five universities for teaching in the UK, according to the Times Higher Education (THE).

Why Escape Studios, Pearson College London?

  • Learn from award-winning industry professionals and experienced industry-focused tutors; our tutors have not only been behind some of the best new talent in their field, but have an impressive array of achievements from their time practicing what they preach.
  • All graduates produce an industry-standard showreel as an output of their course.
  • State-of-the-art, studio-style facilities in a great London location.
  • Ongoing alumni support following graduation - our 2000+ alumni are spread far and wide enjoying careers at the best studios in the business
  • Free online primer course - bring your foundation skills up to speed before you startAccess Escape's Virtual Learning Environment for free extra resources to support your training - throughout your course and for 12 months after you graduate
  • Get help and advice on your CV, showreel and job applications
  • Our small class sizes ensure that we deliver a personalised, student-led approach to learning
  • Sign up for free Autodesk software when you join our Autodesk Education Community
  • Enjoy flexible learning with 18 weeks of classroom study, 12 weeks of online learning with a mentor and a 15 week final project, completed online with a mentor.

Course summary

    Davi Stein
    Escape Studios West
    27 February 2017 - this course is mentored by The Mill
    2 October 2017
    Full time, Mon-Fri
    1 year
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