Creative Media Production - Game Development

York College University Centre

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Pearson Education Ltd
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Course summary

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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

Course details

How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

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Application codes

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Course codeP3S8
Institution code Y70
Campus nameMain Site
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff HNC in a relevant subject

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £5750 Year 1
Northern Ireland £5750 Year 1
Scotland £5750 Year 1
Wales £5750 Year 1

Additional fee information

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Creative Media Production - Game Development at York College University Centre - UCAS