Glasgow Caledonian University Game Design

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Glasgow Caledonian University Game Design

BSc (Hons) Computer Games (Design)

Study the BSc Computer Games Design and join the expanding game play and production industry. You will use excellent studio facilities to develop skills in technology such as 3D laser scanning, motion capture, and rapid prototyping. Each year you will join other students from design, art and animation and software development courses to make games.

You will graduate from the Computer Games Design degree with accreditation from the Chartered Institute for IT (BCS). You will benefit from excellent studio facilities including an HD video production suite, art studio, digital sound recording studio, game design studio and a user experience lab where games are tested and evaluated.

Study Computer Games Design at GCU if:

  • you want to join the global games industry
  • you want to design the games that people will play in the future
  • you are interested in human behaviour and gamer psychology
  • you are looking for the wide range of facilities needed to develop your design skills
  • you want the option of a year’s paid work experience

Course Details

UCAS Code
GWK2
Classification
BSc (Hons)
Duration
2 – 4 Years
Start Date
18 September 2017
Mode
Full Time
Subject Area
Computing, Creative and Design
Location
GCU Glasgow

Fees

Tuition fees need to be paid to the university however some students are eligible for tuition fee support. The fees and financial support that are relevant to you depend on where you lived before coming to university. A guide to fees at GCU.

Additional Costs

Minimum Entry Requirements

All entry requirements listed here should be used as a guide and represent the minimum required to be considered for entry. Applicants who are made a conditional offer of a place may be asked to achieve more than is stated.
Year 1

SQA Higher: ABBB including Maths at B plus Nat 5 English at C