You’ll work with experienced academics and industry professionals, designing and developing ideas into finished games preparing you with the skills and knowledge for a fascinating career after graduation.
Starting with fundamental design tools, the Computer Games (Design) (Hons) programme at Solent University focuses on creating and prototyping compelling games that engage players and build game experiences.
You'll be learning the production pipeline, and building computer games using state-of-the-art game engines. As part of your learning journey, you will also learn how to build unique game controllers, work in a motion capture studio, explore virtual reality or even build your own independent game development studio.
Throughout your studies, you’ll benefit from access to dedicated gaming labs providing all the specialised software you’ll need: Unreal, Unity, Visual Studio, 3D studio max, ZBrush and Substance to name just a few. You’ll also have access to console development kits, a motion capture studio, a mobile devices lab and a range of consumer gaming/VR hardware: all for student use.
Graduates will have a strong understanding of the games development cycle, from initial concept right through to final product.
Suitable roles for graduates include:
- Game designer
- Level designer
- UX designer
- Simulation designer
- VR designer
- Game producer
- Game usability specialist
- Game tester
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- Gameplay and Game Design
- Media Creation for Games
- User Centred Design
- Collaborative Games
- Scripting for Game Engines
- Media Design
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- 36 months
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DisciplinesVideo Games & Multimedia Computer Sciences Web Technologies & Cloud Computing View 179 other Masters in Web Technologies & Cloud Computing in United Kingdom
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- 104-120 UCAS tariff points from A-levels or equivalent
- A minimum of two completed A-levels, a BTEC Extended Diploma at MMM or BTEC Diploma at DM or equivalent qualification, or a combination of qualifications which comply with the minimum entry requirement of 96 UCAS points.
- Direct entry to year two may be offered to holders of an HND or HNC in an appropriate subject.
- Alternative entry is available through the Digital Arts Foundation Year.
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International13800 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 13800 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
EU/EEA9250 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.