Begin your career as an artist in games. Through collaborative projects aligned with the profession, this course will develop your capabilities as a creative artist and equip you with the latest skills and knowledge needed for industry. You’ll learn about concept art, character art and environment art as well as the pipelines and processes used to make games. To develop the skills you’ll need in this competitive industry, you’ll study some of the underlying principles of game art including life drawing, 3D modelling, games as visual culture, landscape painting, digital painting, concept art and critical evaluation. As you progress through the course, you’ll narrow your focus towards a distinctive games-based art practice. With basic skills in place, you’ll then be able to work within game development teams from the course’s half-way point, allowing you to operate within the context of professional game making.