Have you an aptitude for designing and building games through ‘Scratch’ or similar programs? Are you mathematical and programming oriented? Do you have a flair for drawing and sketching? Interested in getting on the pathway to a career in the gaming industry where an explosion in online activity and the social media is driving phenomenal growth in the games industry? Or would you like to pursue your studies to degree level?
This course will introduce you to the technologies and techniques involved in the design and development of games. You will learn to view games as a storytelling medium and to convey concepts through storyboarding techniques and computer graphics. You will get a solid foundation in games design and development for diverse platforms including: mobile, games consoles and online games.
Graduates will have the necessary skills to secure employment in the games and computer graphics industries. This course offers school leavers considering a career in the games industry the opportunity to progress to further studies.