Games and Animation Production, BA (Hons)


Level 6

Transform your passion for gaming into a career by gaining the skills you will need to produce games and animations alongside studies in other creative and professional disciplines.

The ethos of this course is to develop individuals who can respond creatively to commercial challenges, and who are able to pitch and promote their ideas and work independently and collaboratively to realise them.

This means you will gain an understanding of the key theories and creative and technical skills underpinning the disciplines, explore the markets and ethical considerations relevant to your areas of professional interest, and produce your own games and animations.

On this course you will also benefit from being part of Creative Arts Weston. Here you will join our exciting and passionate creative community, and you will be perfectly placed to join the arts industry, leading the way as part of the next creative generation.

Duration:

Full-time: 3 years (3 days a week)
Part-time: 4 years (2 days a week)

Fees:

Full-time: £8,900 per year
Part-time: £6,675 per year

Start Date:

September 2024

Location:

Knightstone Campus

Delivered in
partnership with:


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About this course


Transform your passion for gaming into a career by gaining the skills you will need to produce games and animations alongside studies in other creative and professional disciplines.

The ethos of this course is to develop individuals who can respond creatively to commercial challenges, and who are able to pitch and promote their ideas and work independently and collaboratively to realise them.

This means you will gain an understanding of the key theories and creative and technical skills underpinning the disciplines, explore the markets and ethical considerations relevant to your areas of professional interest, and produce your own games and animations.

On this course you will also benefit from being part of Creative Arts Weston. Here you will join our exciting and passionate creative community, and you will be perfectly placed to join the arts industry, leading the way as part of the next creative generation.

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Part-Time

Meet our Team


Here at UCW, our lecturers are made of sector professionals.
Their expertise, experiences and industry contacts means that your learning is taken to the next level!
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Sam Stokes .

Lecturer - Games & Animation

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Craig Smith .

Lecturer - Computer Animation for Game and Film

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Ross Bliss .

Curriculum Co-ordinator - Film, Photography & Game

    Meet our Team


    Here at UCW, our lecturers are made of sector professionals.
    Their expertise, experiences and industry contacts means that your learning is taken to the next level!
    Featured image for “Sam Stokes”

    Sam Stokes

    Lecturer - Games & Animation

    Featured image for “Craig Smith”

    Craig Smith

    Lecturer - Computer Animation for Game and Film

    Featured image for “Ross Bliss”

    Ross Bliss

    Curriculum Co-ordinator - Film, Photography & Game

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      HOW DOES THIS BENEFIT ME?

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        We're taking education to a whole new level. By being part of a Career Excellence Hub, all of our study programmes are designed to make you "job ready" when you graduate.

        We work with a diverse range of local and national employers to ensure our courses are upgraded with career-boosting benefits.

        HOW DOES THIS BENEFIT ME?

        • Incredible and inspiring guest lecturers
        • Exclusive networking opportunities
        • Key focus on skills employers are after
        • Course content is signed off by employers to ensure what you're being taught is up to date and relevant to the industry

        OUR PROGRAMMES ARE
        ENDORSED BY:

        Ministry Of Defence logo
        Boeing UK logo
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