University of Bolton

Deane Road, Bolton, Lancashire, BL3 5AB, United Kingdom

Games Development

This FdSc Games Development course offered by SSR, Manchester focuses on the technology and techniques used in today’s games development industry. It’ll give you the opportunity to develop the kind of skills you need to boost your employment chances in a variety of roles in this dynamic and fast-growing sector. This course take a generalised approach to games development, which gives you the chance to develop skills that are needed by a broad range of employers in this fast-moving industry. Topics covered include advanced games design, programming, games art, games analysis, sound and digital sculpting, scripting and data structures for games production. Using industry-standard software and high-spec equipment in dedicated games labs, the course aims to give you experience of working with the same cutting-edge technology used by industry professionals. We’ll support you as you learn to work independently, enhance your creativity, understand commercial markets, develop your teamwork and communication skills, develop concepts, respond to briefs and improve your project management and problem solving abilities. This is a very practical course. It’ll give you the chance to develop a high quality body of work that’ll boost your prospects of finding future employment in the games development industry.

  • Qualification
    Foundation Degree in Science - FdSc
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    2 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    SSR Manchester,Manchester
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,000
  • England Year 1 £9,000
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,000
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,000
  • Wales Year 1 £9,000
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,000