Canterbury Christ Church University

North Holmes Road, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 1QU, United Kingdom

Games Design

Games Design has been devised to help you learn the key creative and technical skills necessary to produce videogames, and understand their significance in contemporary society. You will gain an in-depth knowledge of the design process, aesthetics, and the relationships between industry, players and designers. You will use industry standard software to explore the creative processes and technical skills used in game design. This new exciting course will be based in new Faculty facilities: an energetic, interdisciplinary, creative space, enabling you to work on genre-defying and innovative designs. You will be taught by games industry practitioners, led by Dr Alan Meades, an internationally renowned videogame, play, and play-cultures researcher. You will explore areas including: •indie game creation from concept to release •art, sound, and narrative for games •gameplay and game mechanics •2D and 3D game development software

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Main Site,Canterbury