Gaming is one of the fastest growing and thriving industries in the UK. It’s home to global software and development houses, with smaller independent studios bursting with world class talent. Whether it’s for online, console, mobile or even working on gaming hardware, there’s never been a better time to work in this rapidly growing industry.
If you want to take your love of gaming and turn that into a career, then this is definitely the course for you. It’s an advanced course that focuses on a wide range of computerbased media skills, giving you everything you need to begin a career in game and web design.
You’ll be using new, industry-standard software, such as Unreal Engine, and working in our Apple Mac suites. Everything is designed to reflect the equipment that professionals use, getting you ready to enter the industry with the skills you need to succeed.
This course is the equivalent of 3 A Levels. Once you’ve completed Level 3, you can apply to the foundation degree in Games and Interactive Design at University Centre South Devon – the perfect progression route if you want to continue your studies. This degree focuses on the technical and artistic use of digital technologies, offering you the chance to specialise in game design or app and web development.
3D animation and modelling
Sound for computer applications
Gaming engines and software development
Mobile app design
Please choose you preferred study option below (subject to change).
This course costs: £
If you are aged 19 and over at the start of the course, you may have options to help fund your studies with us. The funding you can receive depends on your personal circumstances, and could mean you are entitled to fully subsidised or reduced tuition fees.
This course is fully funded for 16-18 year olds (if applicable to the course).
You may also be entitled to support with travel, childcare and equipment.
To find out exactly what you could receive, contact our Helpzone team on 08000 380 123 for a free, impartial appointment, with no commitment necessary.
“I chose to study the Foundation in Art and Design course and specialised in Photography. College gives you a lot more freedom, the lessons are structured more professionally which gives you an idea of what it will be like at university. I would really recommend this course if you want to grow as a designer."Alfie Reddy
This course is available at our Vantage Point Campus.
Our inspirational Paignton Campus provides the very best learning environment, featuring state-of-the-art equipment and facilities.
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