University of Worcester

Degree level: Undergraduate

Game Art

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Course summary

Overview Our Game Art degree mixes creativity and talent with the latest technology and academic rigour. Our authentic, studio-based work and live briefs will boost your graduate prospects in the games development industry. You'll graduate with a portfolio of practical skills, creative abilities and technical expertise to develop successful game content. You'll also learn to analyse artistic and cultural value and gain a critical appreciation of the mainstream and indie sectors. In addition, you will learn to analyse artistic and cultural value and gain a critical appreciation of the mainstream and indie sectors within game development. Key features

  • 100% overall student satisfaction in the National Student Survey 2019
  • New game design studio equipped with up-to-the-minute dual-screen high spec gaming PCs featuring industry standard software such as Substance Painter, Marmoset Toolbag, Maya, Motionbuilder and Unity.
  • From concept art development to 3D character design or environmental asset creation, you will find your own passion and path in an ever growing and fast moving discipline.
  • Strong industry links throughout the UK including a lively programme of guest lectures and mentors for our annual student Game Jam.
  • Close collaboration with the BSc Computer Games Design & Development course allows authentic experience of working alongside programmers to create games, mirroring the real-world games industry.
Learn more about the course at our Open Days Visiting us is the best way to get a feel for student life at the University of Worcester. You'll find out more about the course at our subject specific talks, and have the opportunity speak to staff, students and recent graduates about what it’s really like to study at Worcester. Book your place at www.worcester.ac.uk/open-days

Course details

Modules

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Assessment method

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How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
I758
Institution code:
W80
Campus name:
Main Site
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

The University of Worcester accepts all qualifications within the Tariff, and normally looks for the equivalent of 3 A levels. More information can be found at http://www.worcester.ac.uk/journey/entry-requirements.html

Additional entry requirements

Portfolio

Interview


Unistats information

Operated by the Office for Students
78%
Student satisfaction
85%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
95%
Go onto work and study

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9250* Year 1
England £9250* Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250* Year 1
Scotland £9250* Year 1
Wales £9250* Year 1
Channel Islands £9250* Year 1
International £13100* Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

These fees are set by the University, but are subject to UK Government confirmation. The University expects to apply an inflationary increase to its published fee levels every academic year.
Game Art at University of Worcester - UCAS