Middlesbrough College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Open University Validating Partnership

Games Design

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Course summary

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.

Course details


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

Assessment method

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

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

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.

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £6900 Year 1
England £6900 Year 1
Northern Ireland £6900 Year 1
Scotland £6900 Year 1
Wales £6900 Year 1
Channel Islands £6900 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Games Design at Middlesbrough College - UCAS