Computer Games Design Level 3
This creative course provides a fantastic opportunity to learn how to create computer games in one of the fastest developing creative industries in the world. You will gain a solid foundation of the creative process involved in character design, motion capture, app game development, retro gaming, conceptual art and visual design aspects of computer games required to convert a game concept into reality.
Duration: Two years
Starting date: September 2019
What will you do?
This practical course covers a range of exciting units covering games design, character design, computer game engines, 3D modelling, 3D animation and 3D environments, and many more. The course will culminate in you working with a team to develop your own fully functional multi-level computer game.
How will I learn?
You will learn through both practical and theoretical sessions.
How am I assessed?
Units are internally assessed coursework which are assessed by your lecturers.
An enthusiasm for computer games and a minimum of four GCSEs graded between 9-4/A*-C, including English and maths.
Why English and maths matter…
Careers in creative media could require following or writing detailed instructions, writing reports, resizing image dimensions and calculating.
Progress to a relevant Level 3 course or a Level 3 Extended Diploma.
What else do I need to know?
The course also covers functional skills to help you improve your Maths and English.
How do I apply/enrol?
What kit/uniform do I need?
USB memory stick (min 8GB)
Portable hard drive (USB powered)
Sketch pad and pencils
Graphics tablet (recommended)
3 Reasons to join us:
- Excellent progression to university and high success rates.
- Gain skills to set you up for working in one of the biggest growth sectors in the world.
- You will learn industry standard hardware and software.