The programme will be delivered through a blend of the following:
- Workshop sessions
- Hands-on learning
- Virtual learning environment (MOODLE)
You will study in one of the three games development rooms at the college, using specialist hardware and industry standard software. Excellent facilities with the latest technology, including a media suite with industry-recognised software, mean your skills will be up to date and highly prized.
The software available will include:
- Unity Game Engine
- Unreal Game Engine
- Autodesk 3DS Max
- Autodesk Maya
- Autodesk Mudbox
- Substance Painter
- Substance Designer
- Multimedia Fusion 2
- Adobe Photoshop
- Adobe Illustrator
- Adobe Animate
- Adobe Audition
You will be able to produce content such as 2D games, 3D Models and Environments, level design, concept art online games, 3D and 2D animations, game design documents, industry standard scripts, game packaging, digital images and digital sound.
Your programme will include a combination of:
- Essential Skills qualifications and/or
- GCSE resits and/or
- The Welsh Baccalaureate
Welsh Baccalaureate is a valuable qualification which is often studied alongside your Level 3 full-time course.
The qualification is graded A*-E, carrying the equivalent UCAS points at Level 3, and equips you with transferable personal and business skills. It is highly regarded by universities and employers alike.
As part of the qualification, you will learn about Global Citizenship, Enterprise and Employability and take part in community engagement and work experience.
This may include a combination of Application of Number, Communication, Digital Literacy and Essential Employability Skills
This may include GCSE Numeracy/Maths and/or Welsh/English Language.