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Have you always been fascinated by the special effects seen on TV? Do you have a special interest in film and television makeup? Or do you enjoy learning about the technical side of animation? Working in the film and television industry is one of the most exciting careers to have, and our wide range of Film FX courses provide the perfect platform for developing your skills in your chosen specialism.
It’s not too late to apply either at the University of Bolton, as many of our courses may still have available spots for late applicants. If you still haven’t secured your place on your dream course, where better than Bolton University, where we offer a positive, friendly learning environment and always put students first.
Reasons to enrol with us
Students have voted us No.1 in the North West for Student Satisfaction for the past three years in the Complete University Guide (2021, 2020 and 2019). We also rank in the Top 5 in the UK for Teaching Quality in The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide (2021 and 2020).
From day one, our course leaders will work with you to uncover your passions, helping you work towards your career goals. Not only will you benefit from the small class sizes and get valuable one-to-one time with mentors, but our Employability Team will be on hand once you graduate to help you secure a job and take your first steps in the industry.
Available courses at Bolton University
We offer a selection of courses to help you build your skills for the film and television industry. For students who want to develop their knowledge in physical and digital effects, our BDes (Hons) Special Effects for Film and Television course is a great way to begin your career. Or for makeup enthusiasts who dream of turning movie stars into monsters, our BDes (Hons) Special Make-up Effects for Film and TV course will arm you with all the skills you need to get hired.
There’s also the opportunity to further your career with a master’s degree. Our MA (Specialist Title) for Creative Industries course allows you to extend your expertise in your chosen field of creative practice, helping you stand out from the crowd in a highly competitive industry.
To find out more and begin your journey into film and television, take a look at our full list of Film FX courses online.