Please check the Sheffield Hallam University website for the latest information. Course summary:
- Prepare for the degree with an extra foundation year at the start.
- Develop technical production skills through the creation of 2D and 3D artwork.
- Collaborate in creative projects alongside programmers.
- Work with cutting edge tools to produce various game art styles, and work to art limitations for use on different gaming platforms.
- Work in partnership with Sony within our commercial games studio, Steel Minions.
- Study at the only university in the UK to produce a game on a Sony platform.
- specialist technical workshops
- group projects
- one-to-one support
- live projects
- industry visits, field trips and festivals
- self-directed and independent study
Module and assessment information for future years is displayed as currently validated and may be liable to change. When selecting electives, your choices will be subject to the core requirements of the course. As a result, selections may be limited to a choice between one of two or more specified electives in some instances. Important notice: The structure for this course is currently being reviewed and enhanced to provide the best possible learning experience for our students. Module structure, content, delivery and assessment are all likely to change, but we expect the focus of the course and the learning outcomes to remain as described above. Once the changes have been confirmed, updated module information will be published on this page. You will be able to complete a placement year as part of this course. See the modules table below for further information. Year 1 Compulsory modules Creative Synergies In Media Production Media In Context Media Project Preparing For Independent Practice And Study Year 2 Compulsory modules 3D Modelling Game Design Theory Game World Mechanics Level 4 Game Project Visual Concepts For Games 1 Visual Concepts For Games 2 Year 3 Compulsory modules 3D Animation Project 3D Character Modelling Professional Development Project Prop Development Real-Time Environment Creation Elective modules App Design And Development Creative Sound Practice Documentary Production (Photography, Sound And Moving Image) Experimental Game Practice Introduction To Concept Art Storyboarding For Film And Animation Year 4 Elective modules 3D Games Prototyping Optional modules Placement Year Final year Compulsory modules 3D Game Art Final Game Project Game Professional Practice Elective modules Life Drawing Pre-Production For Animation Sound Design And Sonic Arts Practice Visual Effects Project Optional modules Placement Year
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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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
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Additional entry requirements
Some applicants may be invited to attend an informal interview with the course leader to ensure that the programme is suitable for themselves and their aspirations.
Please note that this information is subject to change without notice by Sheffield Hallam University.
English language requirements
|If English is not your first language, you will need an IELTS score of 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in all skills, or equivalent.
If your English language skill is currently below IELTS 6.0 we recommend you consider a Sheffield Hallam University Pre-sessional English course which will enable you to achieve an equivalent English score.
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Fees and funding
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Additional fee information
Scholarships, discounts and bursaries may be available to students who study this course.