This course will be of interest to you if you are seeking to develop or advance your career in games design. The purpose of this course is to help you explore games design and related developments in this growing industry. This programme is completed through facilitated, hands-on sessions alongside lectures and real-world practices using specialised industry-standard software and by completing a series of game productions. Specifically, you will study 2D and 3D computer games art, game narrative, 2D and 3D animation, assets, research, 3D environments, game production and interface design. Throughout the programme you will also be encouraged to develop your employability skills. Successful completion of this programme provides entry to the BSc (Hons) Games Design (Top-up) to gain a full honours degree award.
Modules offered may vary. Year 1 modules include: • 2D and 3D Art for Computer Games • Computer Games Narrative • 2D Animation • 2D Assets • Research • 3D Environments for Computer Games Year 2 modules include: • 3D Animation for Computer Games • 2D Games Development • 3D Computer Game Production • Work-Based Learning Live Project • Computer Game Interface Design • Level 5 Project
You will be assessed through report writing, practical work, examinations, case studies, presentations, research and project work.
Qualified teacher status (QTS)
To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:
- Course does not award QTS
How to apply
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
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- Middlesbrough College
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
You must also hold Level 2 qualifications in English and Maths. This may be GCSE (grade C/4), Functional Skills or units from the Access to HE Diploma.
Additional entry requirements
There is no data available for this course. For further information visit the Discover Uni website.
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£6900||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£6900||Year 1|