Warwickshire College Group

Degree level: Undergraduate

Games Art

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Course summary

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The FdA Games Art course is designed to develop students' skills in the research, development and production of video game assets. It is designed for students who wish to turn their artistic talents into a career in the games industry. During the two-year course, students will learn and utilise techniques in 3D modelling, texturing and lighting, concept art, animation and life drawing. Students will learn alongside others who are passionate about games and will be taught both software and traditional techniques from introductory to advanced level. The course is also registered as an Apple developer, meaning students will work together in each of the two years to produce and submit a game to the iOS platform. This valuable experience combined with small class sizes delivers a bespoke course for future game artists. Our Games Art courses are delivered in one of the UK's games industry hubs, Royal Leamington Spa. Written and developed with over 10 local games studios, this course will teach you how to research, develop and produce industry standard video game assets and indie games.

Course details


Modules may include Year 1 - Level 4: Game Design; Principles of Modelling and Animation for Games; Environment Production for Games; Evolution of Games; Art Process & Techniques 1. Year 2 - Level 5 Games Engines; Games Production Project; Concept Art; Character Production for Games; Art Process & Techniques 2.

Assessment method

The modules are integrated into a programme of continuous assessment through assignments. There are no exams associated with this course.

How to apply

Application deadlines

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!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course codeI630
Institution code W25
Campus nameRoyal Leamington Spa College
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 80 points This may be derived from a Level 3 qualification in a related subject or A Levels.
GCSE/National 4/National 5 GCSEs at grade 4 or above in Maths and English.

Additional entry requirements



Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £7975 Year 1
England £7975 Year 1
Northern Ireland £7975 Year 1
Scotland £7975 Year 1
Wales £7975 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.

Provider information

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Warwickshire College Group
Warwick New Road
Leamington Spa
CV32 5JE

Clearing contact details

Clearing Hotline

0330 135 6840

Course Clearing information

Additional information

Thinking about applying for a degree course? Haven’t secured a place yet? Don’t panic! You can apply for a place here at Warwickshire College Group. Unsure how Clearing works? You can find everything you need to know here or you can give our dedicated Admissions Team a call on 0330 135 6840 for further information and assistance on your application journey.

Course contact details

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0300 45 600 49

Games Art at Warwickshire College Group - UCAS