Don’t just learn about film and media; immerse yourself in its world. Just a stone’s throw from London, the University of Hertfordshire’s School of Creative Arts has excellent connections with the capital’s thriving creative industries, and all the advantages its has to offer - without the heavy price tag of living there.
Our courses cover Digital Media Design, Experience Design, Film and Television, Photography, Animation, and Games Art. They are at the forefront of innovation, and seamlessly blend the industry’s most up to date technology with more traditional methods to give graduates a well-rounded, practical and creative degree to stand out from the crowd.
Postgraduate students in the School of Creative Arts have access to all our state-of-the-art facilities, from PC and Mac Labs to digital animation suites with Wacom tablets, and much more. On top of this, students can use the Adobe Creative Cloud and loan industry-standard equipment from Equipment loan store free of charge.
A short journey from London means easy access to a wide range of free talks, events, experiences and opportunities, and an ideal way to build industry connections and develop a professional network to take advantage of after graduation.
All of this, as well as support from expert technicians out of teaching time, means that our graduates finish their degrees with a rich, in-depth knowledge not only of their subject area, but also of the software and equipment the professionals are using, a valuable insight into the industry around their area of interest, and sound advice from our passionate teaching staff, who are all established industry professionals.
The School of Creative Arts has a busy, passionate research community, and our students are welcomed and encouraged to join it. The community gives students, staff and industry professionals the chance to work together, grow ideas, develop new ones, and collaborate across disciplines to pioneer something entirely new.
As well as this, it provides yet another opportunity for students to gather invaluable industry insight and advice from professional visiting lecturers and speakers, and attend research events run by staff and friends of the School. Find out more about our research groups.
The School of Creative Arts is a vibrant and passionate community embedded in an ambitious, busy university. Join us today to the next steps towards an exciting and innovative career.