Bournemouth University

Bournemouth University

Computer Games Art

This dynamic course is designed to prepare students with an undergraduate qualification in the arts with the tools they'll need for using their creative skills in the fast-moving and exciting world of computer games development. The course is designed with industry practice at its heart and academic rigor to support your development. Game development pipelines will be explored and you'll become familiar with the development process. You'll also develop your expertise in the design and creation of the assets required to construct a fully-fledged game for a variety of platforms. Design, illustration, 3D modelling and animation all form the framework of the course, and you'll learn in an open environment on your own dedicated computer using the latest industry-standard development tools. You'll work on individual and group projects, having the opportunity to collaborate with other students across related disciplines within our Faculty of Media and Communication and the National Centre of Computer Animation (NCCA).

Entry requirements

A Bachelors Honours degree; 2:1 or above, or equivalent in any Arts based discipline. If English is not your first language you'll need IELTS 6.5 (Academic) or above.

Course modules

Modules include: computer animation principles; computer games techniques; computer games principles and techniques; moving image and practice and theory; group project; personal inquiry; Master's project.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 8,000 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 15,000 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 8,000 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 8,000 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 8,000 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 8,000 per Whole course (Channel Islands) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 8,000 per Whole course (EU) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Talbot Campus Poole BH12 5BB South West

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