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HCUC

Creative Media Production

UCAS Code: WW61

Higher National Certificate - HNC

Entry requirements


GCSE/National 4/National 5

GCSE English and Maths at grade C (grade 4/5) or above (or equivalent)

UCAS Tariff

48

from a full Level 3 qualification such as BTEC, A Level or an Access course.

About this course


Course option

1.0year

Full-time | 2021

This course is for those who wish to pursue a career in games development, focusing on a wide range of aspects including games theory, games design, 3D modelling, 3D animation and games development. Students will be taught a range of industry-standard applications and techniques to assist in the design and creation of a fully functional 3D game environment.

Modules

On this course you will cover a wide variety of theoretical and practical development skills. The fundamentals are covered during this course, including such units as;

Individual Project – Pearson Set (Core)
Creative Media Industry (Core)
Professional Practice (Core)
Game Development Practices (Specialist)
Games in Context (Specialist)
Game Design (Specialist)
3D Modelling
Principles of User Experience and User Interface Design.
By the end of this course you will have developed an independent portfolio showcasing the range of skills you have developed and use this to progress onto the next stage of your education or employment.

Study Methods
This course is classroom taught through 15 hours per week over 3 days, with a range of lectures, group work, presentations and workshops. Students are expected to complete approximately 18 hours per week of independent study (i.e. on research and completing assignments)

Assessment methods

Assessment is through a series of assignments and projects (individual and group based) which makes a 100% of the grade.

Tuition fees

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Channel Islands
£6,000
per year
England
£6,000
per year
EU
£6,000
per year
International
£7,014
per year
Northern Ireland
£6,000
per year
Scotland
£6,000
per year
Wales
£6,000
per year

The Uni


Course location:

Uxbridge Campus

Department:

Computing and Information Technology

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