Creative Media Production - Game Development York College

Undergraduate

Awarded by: Pearson Education Ltd

Creative Media Production - Game Development pathway, which includes educational as well as recreational gaming, is a growth area within the Digital Technologies sector that has been identified in the government's strategy for the digital economy as a key area for development. The HND in Creative Media Production - Game Development is a direct top up qualification from the HNC and will help you to further develop the relevant skills and understanding required for a successful career in the creative media industry.

The course has been designed for students who are keen to develop the skills and knowledge required for a successful career in computer games development. Each unit is assessed through a series of assignment briefs that together build to a final portfolio of work. All assignment work will be assessed by the course tutors and collectively this will lead to a final grade.

Course themes across the full programme (HNC and HND) include:

  • Individual project

  • Creative media industry

  • Professional practice

  • Game development practices

  • Games in context

  • Game design

  • Game programming

  • Storyboarding

  • Qualification

    Higher National Diploma - HND

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Start date

    September 2019

  • Duration

    1 year


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 P3S8
Institution code Y70
Campus name Main Site
Campus code -

Points of entry

This means the year in which you would like to start the course.

‘Year 1’ means you will start in the first year.

‘Year 0’ means you will enter onto a foundation year.

You may be able to start some courses in the second or third years, if you meet certain criteria. You will need to discuss this with the university or college directly.

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff HNC in a relevant subject


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £5,750 Year 1
Northern Ireland £5,750 Year 1
Scotland £5,750 Year 1
Wales £5,750 Year 1

Additional fee information

Please visit www.yorkcollege.ac.uk if you would like to study this course part time.