Staffordshire University has opted into the TEF and received a Gold award.
If you are interested in studying, discussing and researching issues around games, the games industry and its players, this course is perfect for you. The field of games studies has grown steadily alongside the development of digital games as a mainstream form of entertainment, and provides exciting prospects for graduates. The course will give you a grounding in the current sociological and ethical issues in gaming, along with the historical context of computer games from a global perspective. Our tutors range from industry specialists who work on and publish games, to teachers, researchers and academics. We have experience in creating excellent courses and producing graduates that are industry-ready.
A fundamental aim of this course is to develop students who understand the players of games and how to analyse and report on the user experience.
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||Sixth Form College, Stoke on Trent|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
|UCAS Tariff||48 points||48 UCAS Tariff points and English & Maths at Grade C / Level 4 and above|
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9,250||Year 1|