Would you like a challenging career working within the computer games industry? Do you have a passion for animation? Computer gaming is now a multi-billion pound industry around the globe. To cope with this growing demand, the industry needs increasing numbers of games developers. This course prepares you to become one of those specialists, and allows you to fulfil a number of roles in this varied sector. Throughout the course you will benefit from an outstanding learning environment, with state-of-the-art technology, open access computer facilities and excellent tutor support. This course provides a route into the creative and fast moving games development and animation professions, giving you knowledge and practical skills across a range of areas.
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
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!
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||72 points||Applicants will normally be expected to have gained 72 UCAS points where 56 points are from a computing or media-related level 3 course, or similar A2 subjects|
GCSE passes at Grade C or above (or Key Skill equivalent) in Mathematics, Welsh (first language)/English and Science If you do not have the above qualifications you may be considered on an individual basis through a demonstration of relevant experience, potential and motivation Students with relevant equivalent overseas qualifications will be considered It is possible for experienced practitioners to enter the programme with NVQ 3 qualifications.
Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course
Additional entry requirements
Important Entry Requirement & Application Update College is still accepting online applications for courses starting in September 2020. Interviews: Interviews are cancelled to help to limit social contact during this time. Instead, you will be invited to a college welcome event to meet the tutors before the start of the course. If you do not meet the entry criteria you will have the opportunity to discuss an alternative programme during this event.
Fees and funding
No fee information has been provided for this course