We deliver high-quality courses, research, and consultancy - and are a centre of excellence in the creative and technical aspects of computing, games and animation, web and multimedia. Our teaching programmes range from higher national diplomas and foundation degrees to undergraduate, master's and research degrees. We have an excellent reputation for innovation and introducing new courses in areas such as visualisation, computer animation and computer games. The School is the home of Animex - the International Festival of Animation - Animators, Directors, Artists and Designers share knowledge and skills to promote the art of animation and computer games. We have more than 30 networked laboratories and studios equipped to industry standard and running the latest software. Dedicated facilities are provided for animation, web and multimedia authoring, video editing, web service development, games, networks, digital post-production and digital music studios.