We all know this has been a challenging year, it was indeed also for universities and our course. I’m Lara, currently doing my final year at NCCA (national centre of computer animation) remotely from Italy, and besides the difficult year, I did manage it well and got the opportunity to work on, what has become… Read more » about My favourite project this year from an animation undergraduate
My Masters Application from India
It was the summer of 2019 when I finally decided that I wanted to continue studying animation. After extensive research, I had finally decided that Bournemouth University was the best option for me and the next biggest step was my application. I first approached BU by emailing AskBU, questioning them about the animation course. They… Read more » about My Masters Application from India
First-ever “Student Masterclass” hosted by NCCA Animation Society
Animation Society plays an important part in the lives of all animation students at Bournemouth University. It acts as a link between social events for networking as well as learning the ways of the industry, while keeping the students updated on the latest technologies and practices. While walking on the same ideals, Animation Society organised… Read more » about First-ever “Student Masterclass” hosted by NCCA Animation Society
BFX Festival – boost your animation career with BU
The BFX Festival 2021 format is yet to be confirmed due to the current global pandemic. The website will be updated accordingly when the details have been confirmed. If you are interested in studying animation or visual effects with the National Centre for Computer Animation at BU please visit our website for our undergraduate and postgraduate course… Read more » about BFX Festival – boost your animation career with BU
Postgraduate Animation Courses in a Nutshell
Selecting your postgraduate course in Animation is not an easy task – there are many amazing courses to choose from. Having gone through the same experience recently, I know how it feels to be confused when you’re looking at similar options and having a hard time deciding which one to go for. I… Read more » about Postgraduate Animation Courses in a Nutshell
Meijia gains confidence about becoming a player in the Gaming world
This is a guest blog by Meijia, a BU student studying BA (Hons) Computer Animation Arts. Meijia set herself a real challenge on her placement at CooCooSqueaky, a small independent games developer based in Bournemouth. Despite her talents in computer animation, Meijia had no prior experience with games, so everything she learnt at the company… Read more » about Meijia gains confidence about becoming a player in the Gaming world
Living as an Italian in Bournemouth
Being away from home didn’t keep Italian current student, Diana, from pizza & pasta. On her vlog she explains how she manages to keep up of her home county food traditions, and also talks about the weather in Bournemouth and travel opportunities. By Diana Pelino, Italy, BA (Hons) Computer Animation and Design, 2017/18
Extra help outside class
Find out from Diana, current student from Italy, about several academic support services offered at BU, such as Peer Assisted Learning, Academic Adviser and Learning Development Team. By Diana Pelino, Italy, BA (Hons) Computer Animation and Design, 2017/18
Studying in the UK vs in Brazil
MA 3D Computer Animation student, Kamila Bianchi, shares her experience with studying in the UK and how it compares with studying in her country, Brazil. My first thought when comparing studying in Brazil with the UK was that here (in the UK) you have to dedicate a lot more time to your studies than back… Read more » about Studying in the UK vs in Brazil
Bournemouth is the perfect fit for international students
Diana Pelino from Italy is studying Computer Animation at BU. Initially doubtful about social life opportunities here, she soon found out why Bournemouth is perfectly suited for international students.
Social life in Bournemouth for the quiet soul
Kamila Bianchi from Brazil studies 3D Computer Animation at BU. Although Bournemouth is nationally famous for its night life, Kamila explains how you can still have a good social life even if you don’t want to go clubbing.
Suitable transport for your needs
Diana Pelino from Italy is studying Computer Animation at BU. Find out from her about the different means of transportation to travel in and around Bournemouth.