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Games Art (Technical Art and 3D)

  • 2 Year | Full Time
  • Suffolk New College (Ipswich)
  • Level 3 | Vocational

Course overview

UAL Level 3 (Art and Design: 6 Units)

This course focuses on a broad range of digital skills that introduce you to the fundamentals of understanding 3d Art in the form of digital modelling, digital sculpting, animation, implementation and visualisation within Unreal Engine.

The course is consisting of 6 UAL units spanning two years with the focus of learning a set of specialist skills that are required but are not limited to a digital technical artist. This course allows you to specialise yet gives you the creative freedom to show your passion for Games, relevant media and Arts.

Topics studied will include:

  • Digital Sculpting
  • 3D Modelling
  • Asset Creation
  • Character Creation
  • Unreal Engine and Quixel
  • Material Creation and Textures
  • Lighting and shaders
  • Rigging and Animation
  • Visual Scripting
  • Portfolio creation
  • Self Employment and Promotion

We have strong links to local companies, which offer opportunities to work on live briefs set by local companies, testing your creative ability and offering valuable work-related experience.

Course highlights

  • EGX (London and Rezzed)
  • Comicon
  • Possibility of international trip
  • Access to Zbrush
  • Access to Tech Campus
  • Unreal Engine/ Adobe Suite/ 3DsMax/ Maya
  • Industry style work experience opportunities

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