BA (Hons) Game and App Design

Duration: 3 years

Course details

This course covers the conceptual, visual and digital development of games and you will be given an industry perspective that will equip you to seek employment in the trade. You will be designing and developing games. The course provides a strong visual and creative base, supported by digital modelling, set within a professional framework for the development of games concepts. You will be encouraged to operate as a games designer and will be given the creative freedom and necessary skills to develop your own ideas.


Year 1

  • Principles of Game Design

  • 3D Characters and Assets

  • Principles of Interaction Design  

  • Design Theory

Year 3

  • Specialist Professional Development

  • Design Research Project

  • Final Major Project

Year 2

  • Game and App Pre Production

  • Prototype Development

  • Professional Practice and Enterprise

  • Design Theory 2

Entry requirements

  • GCSE Maths: Grade C or above
  • GCE A-level grades BBB, including an art/design/creative IT based subject
  • International Baccalaureate: 30 points including 16 at a higher level  

Career posibilities

After graduation, you can go on to work within the games industry as a designer, producer, developer, 3D/2D content creator, localisation and quality assurance manager. Graduates also excel in roles outside of the games industries as flash developers, web developers and 3D modellers.

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