What career opportunities can this lead to?
This course is designed for learners who wish to join the game design / animation sector, applicants will gain experience of the most modern industry standard software used in modern game design and the 3D animated film industry. The course is over a period of two years, during which time you will learn the game design pipeline from the start point of initial concept, the creation of a game design document (GDD) and onwards through to the final testing of a fully working computer game. You will learn how to design and create video games for a range of platforms including the PC, Mac, Xbox 360 One, PS3&4 and even web based games.
We work closely with industry who help us to ensure that we are meeting their needs, these industries also input to our curriculum planning.
Over the course students will have opportunities to be involved in employer related projects and activities to enhance understanding of the technical and individual skills required to be successful in industry.
The purpose of Pearson BTEC Higher Nationals in Creative Media Production is to develop students as professional, self-reflecting individuals able to meet the demands of employers in the Creative Media Production sector and adapt to a constantly changing world. The qualifications aim to widen access to higher education and enhance the career prospects of those who undertake them.
Students who are successful also have the oportunity to progress onto a second year to complete a Higher National Diploma.