Through workshops and practical projects you will master industry standard game engines while exploring the art of making games.
Mark Wickham Course Leader
Produce concept art using 2D and 3D digital methods and develop your observational and interpretative drawing skills.
Study the commercial games sector and the debates and processes that inform games art and design from visiting industry professionals.
Meet visiting professionals from the games industry to gain valuable insights into the most current practices.
Learn game design principles for indie development and take industry standard art tests in 2D, 3D and game design.
Conduct work-related learning through live briefs, simulated projects and collaborations with external organisations to develop negotiation, communication and time management skills.
Engage with a year-long project broken into two parts: Concept and Pre-production; and Production and Post-production. Work as an individual or in a team and specialise in any area of games art and design development.
Build upon the skills you have acquired in research, analysis and communication to produce a high quality piece of academic writing, which may be of a standard for publication.
Prepare for entering the games industry, creating a professional profile online. Your portfolio, showreel and web presence will enable you to present yourself confidently in pursuit of your chosen career.