University of Greenwich

Degree level: Undergraduate

Games Design and Development (Modelling and Animation)

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Course summary

This games design and development degree specialising in modelling and animation will set you up for exciting careers in the games design industry. If you have a passion for games design and development, our degree will provide you with the technical knowledge and understanding for exciting careers that specialise in modelling and animation. You will acquire the fundamentals of games programming and learn techniques in 3D modelling and creating, rigging and controlling models in 3D game engines. This specialist pathway provides you with the skills to display creative and innovative approaches to product development. What you should know about this course

  • You will gain theoretical and practical experience with all aspects of modelling, such as creating and rigging, and games programming, using the very latest technologies.
  • The degree provides the skills to produce and manage assets in a variety of digital media.
  • Specialist endorsement degrees will help you build a career within your chosen area, and gain valuable skills employers are looking for.
  • For eight consecutive years the University of Greenwich has been shortlisted by TIGA for Best Educational Institute.
  • The University of Greenwich has a long-standing relationship with the British Computer Society (BCS), which accredits our computing degree programmes. As this programme was extensively updated in 2019, it has a current designation of Initial Full Chartered Information Technology Professional (CITP) accreditation for the 2019 intake. The accreditation status is expected to be confirmed in autumn 2022 after the first cohort of students graduate. Students will be kept updated on the status of this. In the very unlikely event that this does not progress as expected the university will support students with individual BCS membership applications at the point of graduation.

Course details

Modules

All degree courses are made up of modules – individual units of study on different topics. Some modules are compulsory; others can be chosen from a list of options. Our website has full details of your degree structures, module content, and how each module is assessed. The direct link to this course on our website, can be found at the bottom of this page.

Assessment method

On this course, students are assessed by take-home exams, coursework and practice assessments on campus where required. Each course has formal assessments which count towards your grade. Some courses may also include 'practice' assessments, which help you monitor progress and do not count towards your final grade.


How to apply

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

We also accept UCAS points from alternative Level 3 qualifications including: BTEC Nationals, the International Baccalaureate and Scottish and Irish Highers.


English language requirements

For more information about our English Language Requirements, please click on the following link.

https://www.gre.ac.uk/international/help-and-support/courses


Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
EU £15100 Year 1
International £15100 Year 1

Additional fee information

These fees were set for the 2021/22 intake. Therefore, this may change for the 2022/23 academic year. Please follow this link for more information https://www.gre.ac.uk/finance
Games Design and Development (Modelling and Animation) at University of Greenwich - UCAS