Tyne Coast College has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
Games development is one of the fastest growing industries in the world. During this course you will learn how to full plan, prototype and develop professional quality computerised games, utilising the latest industry standard technology.
The course covers a full overview of the industry and the most up to date practices and technology. Using the latest game engines including Unreal Engine 4, Unity 5 and 3ds Max and hardware, you will learn level design principles and then put them into practice building your own working prototypes. These help to build a portfolio of working examples to demonstrate at interviews to aid progression into the industry or help to gain a university place.
The course is assessed by practical work, essay and coursework.
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!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||South Tyneside College|
This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|GCSE/National 4/National 5||5 GCSEs grade 5 or above including English and maths.|
Although games design experience is not necessary we would recommend looking at the Unreal Engine which you can download for free.
Additional entry requirements
Fees and funding
|England||£6,000 *||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£6,000 *||Year 1|
|Scotland||£6,000 *||Year 1|
|Wales||£6,000 *||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.