This course is perfect if you play games and want to learn how to make them. If gaming is your thing and you dream of creating the next best-selling game and seeing your name on the credits, this is the course for you.
You’ll learn techniques that plug you straight into the industry, from the design of a game through to app development, ranging from digital production techniques and creative disciplines, including:
- Computer games platforms and technology
- 3D modelling and animation
- App development
- Designing tests for computer games
- Computer game engines
- Concepts for artwork used in computer games
You can expect a course that offers a broad range of practical study, using great facilities with industry standard equipment. You’ll complete various assessments throughout your study resulting in a final industry standard games show-reel and an end of year show where you’ll showcase your work professionally.
The Lace Market
Start: 4th September 2019
CAVA Access to HE Diploma
You’ll need 5 GCSEs at Grade 9-4/A*-C, including English Language and Maths – both of these must be grade 9-4/A*-C or Functional Skills Level 2 in English and Maths or a relevant Level 2 vocational qualification with English and Maths GCSE grades 9-4 (A*-C).
Level 2 Functional Skills Maths may be used as an equivalent for GCSE Maths. If you have GCSE Maths and Functional Skills Level 2 in English you may undertake an initial assessment to determine your level of English.
It is not possible to study both GCSE English and Maths on this course.
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Learning is assessed in a variety of methods to prepare you to study at university. This may include an extended essay, timed assessments under controlled conditions and report writing.
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Students aged 16-18 don't have to pay tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, check out our Financial Help page for information on fees and funding!