OverviewGames Development HNC (Full time)
The HNC & HND in Creative Media Production is a two year course. Students first complete the HNC in the first year and then progress onto the HND.
Ideally students will hold a level 3 qualification in Games Design or Media or a relevant subject and maths and English GCSE (full qualification) minimum Grade 4 or grade C. We also accept those with extensive knowledge and experience in the sector. If your first language is not English, learners should have a minimum of 6.0 IELTS.
Applicants should have good study and research skills.
You will study:
Unit 1: Individual Project (Pearson Set)
Unit 2: Creative Media Industry
Unit 3: Professional Practice
Games Development Pathway
Specialist Mandatory units
Unit 21: Game Development Practices
Unit 22: Games in Context
Unit 23: Game Design
Unit 31: Art Development
Unit 20: 3D Modelling
Assessment is through practical assignments with no exams – to more accurately reflect the real working environment. Through this engaging approach to learning, you will be ready to face the challenges of the modern Media world armed with the hands-on skills employers demand.
You could progress to University for a Top-up Level 6 year.
The Games Design pathway could lead to a career in creating Art for Games.
You will need:
- A digital camera is advantageous but not essential.
- Adobe suite
- High GB SD card
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