York College University Centre has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
The HND in Creative Media Production – Game Development aims to provide students with the skills and knowledge necessary to apply directly to working in the industry. There is a distinct focus on employment-ready training, allowing our students to utilise their skills and expertise, both in their College work and during their time in industry. This course has been designed for students who are keen to develop the skills and knowledge required for a successful career in computer games development. Assessment occurs through a series of assignment briefs that together build to a final grade. Course themes include: • Contextual studies for creative media production • Creative media industry • Research techniques for creative media production • Drawing techniques for computer game concept art • Principles of animation • Emerging technologies • Advanced game development studies • Personal professional development Skills you will learn: • Sector-specific practical skills • 2D/3D modelling • Presentation skills • Rendering and lighting skills • Industry knowledge • Visual communication skills • Character art skills and creativity • Game mechanics
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!
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
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Fees and funding
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