Hertford Regional College

Games Design Hertford Regional College Degree level: Undergraduate Awarded by: Pearson Education Ltd


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Course summary

TEF Silver

Hertford Regional College has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.

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The HND in Computer Games Design is a 2 year programme designed to develop skills in the creation of computer games. The units provide practical and theoretical skills relevant to emplyment in this highly competitive sector or progression to further study via a top-up degree.

The units include:

Year One
• Individual Project (Pearson-set)
• Creative Media Industry
• Professional Practice
• Game Development Practices
• Games in Context
• Game Design
• Art Development
• Principles of User Experience & User Interface Design

Year Two
• Collaborative Project (Pearson-set)
• Personal Professional Development
• Advanced Game Development Studies
• Advanced Animation
• Narrative
• Scripting for Games
• Environment & Level Design

Course details


Modules include: Practical Skills for Computer Games Design: Computer Games Studies: Ideas Generation for Computer Games and Storytelling Techniques

Assessment method

Coursework and practical projects

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 code I600
Institution code H37
Campus name Ware
Campus code W

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
  • Year 2

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 48 points Minimum Ucas tariff of 48. Applicants with relevant industry experience are welcomed and will be considered for entry

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £6,165 Year 1
EU £6,165 Year 1
England £6,165 Year 1
Northern Ireland £6,165 Year 1
Scotland £6,165 Year 1
Wales £6,165 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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Hertford Regional College
Broxbourne Centre
EN10 6AE

Course contact details

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01992 411504