Games Design (Level 2) - on the coast (Leiston)

Games Design (Level 2) - on the coast (Leiston)

Subject Area: Games Design & Game Arts On The Coast (Leiston & Halesworth)


Course Information

  • Start Date: Sep, 2022
  • Attendance: Full-time
  • Duration: 1 Year
  • Course Code: 152609
  • Entry Requirements

    3 GCSEs at grade 3 (D) including English and/or maths,


    a Level 1 qualification including English & maths at level 1.

    Course Overview

    This course is based at Suffolk New College - on the coast (Seaward Avenue, Leiston)

    Whatever your passion is for games design, we offer you a broad practical introduction to many aspects of games production that will include:

    • 3D Modelling
    • Animation for games
    • Sound production
    • Level design
    • Concept art
    • Games design theory

    The expert tutors will help guide you through the year and you will complete a series of coursework based tasks. There are no exams on this course! The final major project at the end of the year will determine your overall grade.

    All students who have not achieved a grade 4 (C) or above in GCSE English or maths will need to study these subjects alongside their chosen qualification.

    You will be working towards a UAL Level 2 Diploma in Creative Media Production and Technology.

    Course Highlights

    Taught by industry experts

    Industry standard equipment

    Make your own games

    Exciting live briefs

    Core Skills Covered: IT Skills | Evaluating | Project Management | Problem Solving | Patience | Creativity

    Next Steps

    The course has been designed to help you progress onto the UAL Level 3 Extended Diploma in Creative Media Production & Technology (Games Design). You will also be given tailored advice and guidance from your personal tutor about your next steps.

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    Tuition Costs

    No tuition fees are payable for students aged 16 – 18 on 31 August 2022.

    For all students aged 19+ please contact Student Support.

    For details regarding fee remission, please visit our Tuition Fees page.

    Additional Costs

    There is a £50 trips payment to be made, to help towards the cost of the trips during the year.