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Games Design (Level 3) - Full-time

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Course outline

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
  • Programming
  • 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.

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Location Date

Location:

The Lace Market
Nottingham
NG1 1NG

Date:

Start: 4th September 2019

Course code: C000944 / Q001810

Qualification

UAL Level 3 Extended Diploma in Games Design

Duration

2 years

Level Level 3
Entry requirements

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). You will also need a portfolio or showreel of work.

Teaching & assessment

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.

Progression

Choose to follow with further study at degree level in games art, multimedia, digital media, design or games development. Job opportunities include: app developer, programmer, games tester, 3D modeller or animation specialist.

Additional information

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!

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