Games Design

Our specialised Games Design course covers areas such as digital graphics, games platforms and technologies, designing game stories and characters, games promotion, interface design, 3D modelling and animation and building 2D and 3D games.The digital industry plays an integral part in every day life, and is constantly evolving and growing. Advances in technology and high demand for digital based entertainment means that games designers, for example, could find themselves earning between £18k and £44k every year.
You will also learn to analyse communication and design, understanding how games are produced whilst learning how games production teams operate and put these skills into practice during work experience placements.

Career Areas

  • Games designer
  • Platform designer
  • Web developer
  • 3D graphic designer

What Next?

UCAS points are available upon completion of this Level 3 course. The University Centre Grimsby offers a BA (Hons) Independent Games Design degree, specialising in either Game Art or Game Development, which has seen games created by students launched by major software companies. Universities across the UK also offer a wide range of courses in varying computer disciplines that can lead to a career in this paced, ever changing industry.

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