Hertford Regional College has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
HND Games Design is a skills-based course that provides the practical expertise and employability skills needed within the multi-billion pound Games Industry. As well as working on live briefs from the gaming industry, the course will provide you with the necessary game development, designing, animating and scripting skills. It is a challenging programme, which focuses on developing your core artistic, design, and technical skills including the creation of animation rigging and game content using Unity, Autodesk Maya, Quixel, and the Adobe Creative Suite.
Modules include: Year One
- Individual Project (Pearson-set)
- Creative Media Industry
- Professional Practice
- Game Development Practices
- Games in Context
- Game Design
- Art Development
- Principles of User Experience & User Interface Design
- Collaborative Project (Pearson-set)
- Personal Professional Development
- Advanced Game Development Studies
- Advanced Animation
- Scripting for Games
You will be assessed through course work alone. Grades are awarded for evidence of professionalism, research, technical skills, analysis and communication skills. Work is graded through a Pass, Merit and Distinction framework.
How to apply
This course is not accepting applications from Tier 4 international students. For more information, please contact the course provider.
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
- Year 2
|UCAS Tariff||48 points||- 48 UCAS points from an appropriate level 3 qualification (UAL/ BTEC Extended Diploma or 2 A levels) and GCSE minimum grade C in English and Maths or equivalent. - Applicants who can demonstrate previous relevant experience will be considered on an individual basis.|
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£6165||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£6165||Year 1|
Additional fee information
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