Level 3

Creative Media Production (Games Development) Level 3 Diploma

Duration Age Group Study Year Cost Available Locations
2 YEARS SCHOOL LEAVERS FULL TIME 2021
FREE* Centre for Digital Technologies – Basildon
Duration Age Group Study Year Cost Available Locations
2 YEARS SCHOOL LEAVERS FULL TIME 2021
FREE* Centre for Digital Technologies – Basildon

Overview

Exploring the latest developments in computer games technology, this course will give you the opportunity to gain the skills required to find a career in the sector. 

Entry Requirements

  • Four GCSEs at grade 4/grade C including maths and English, or
  • Digital Technologies Computer Games Design Level 2 Diploma plus maths and English at grade 4/grade C, or equivalent
  • You will be asked to provide evidence of your ability in the subject which could be in the form of a portfolio
  • Successful attendance at interview event

Course Structure

  • 3D modelling and animation
  • 2D game assets
  • Concept art for computer games and digital graphics
  • Level design and game mechanics
  • 3D game engines and production
  • 3D game production project
  • Game engine and production techniques
  • Maths and English

Assessment & Feedback

Practical tasks and supporting written material

Course Cost

School Leavers, full time: FREE

FREE to UK/EU under 19s not in employment

What Next...

The course will enable you to progress to an HE course in computer games development, an apprenticeship or an entry level role within the games industry.