Games Art, Design, and Programming Degrees

Our Game Design and Development courses are offered as flexible, part-time and full-time, undergraduate programmes to help you develop keys skills. This undergraduate portfolio of Games programmes covers all aspects of the game creation – from programming to the design and artwork.

Undergraduate Courses

Games Art Courses

Our Games Art programme focuses on the visual side of the Games industry. You will be introduced to the key points in the creative process, from storyboarding through to character and environment design.

Games Design Courses

BA Games Design is a course created to give you the opportunity to develop the skills required to design and build games for multiple platforms. The program encourages you to explore what the market is looking for and build solutions which meet the market’s needs for the next big game.

This innovate HND programme studies the expanding and exciting industry of Games Design. Through a series of practical modules, you will be given the chance to explore the theory of design through to the development of quality prototypes for mobile, PC, and console.

Games Design Top-Up BA (Hons) is structured to prepare students to become Game Designers with practical application taking precedence over theoretical work. You will be expected to already have a good working knowledge of Game Engines, Art packages and design theory.

Games Programming Courses

This course is designed in such a way as to provide students with all the knowledge and skills required to have a successful career in the Computer Games industry.

This innovative HND programme studies the expanding and exciting industry of Games Programming. You’ll mostly focus on the programming side of computer games, with some exposure to the entire lifecycle of computer game production. We will give you the opportunity to put your theory into practice in our computer lab.

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