Mode of attendance
Want to turn your passion for games into a career?
Our BSc (Hons) Games Design course offers a broad study of games, emphasising the technical, design and innovation aspects rather than
programming. Key topics include content production, games and level design, as well as platforms and technologies. Our dedicated games team will help you
develop skills in games analysis, usability and playability testing and understand the concepts underpinning games production and the business of computer games (for instance, sales and marketing). Team-based projects involving regular critique sessions are designed to help you develop
the high level of teamwork and communication skills vital in the games industry.
Duration: 3 years (6 semesters)
You should have a minimum of two GCE A2-level passes (or equivalent),
including a technology based subject and five GCSEs at grade C or above (or
equivalent), including English and Maths. If English is not your first language you
will need to complete a Secure English Language Test at IELTS 6.0 or equivalent.
You may be required to attend an interview and/or provide a portfolio of work.
place over two semesters. All modules on the course are core and
therefore must be successfully completed.
|Fundamentals of 3D||C 20 credits|
|Level Design||C 20 credits|
|Introduction to Games Design||C 20 credits|
|Scripting||C 20 credits|
|Intermediate Scripting||C 20 credits|
|Narratives||C 20 credits|
|Intermediate Level Design||C 20 credits|
|UI/UX Design||C 20 credits|
|Advanced Games Scripting||C 20 credits|
|Advanced Level Design||C 20 credits|
|Group Portfolio Project||C 20 credits|
|Major Project||C 20 credits|