801–1000 th
World University Rankings 2021
151-200 th
Young University Rankings 2017
151-200 th
European Teaching Rankings 2019
The Crescent, Salford, Greater Manchester, M5 4WT, United Kingdom

Games Design and Production with Industry Placement - University of Salford

The dynamic world of computer games production is at the cutting edge of creative media and one of the largest growth areas, internationally, within the creative industries. The industry experience module will provide an invaluable opportunity for you, not simply to put your academic, creative and technical knowledge and skills into practice in a relevant professional context, but also to acquire first-hand experience of organisational structures, practices and processes as well professional networks within the creative industries. Offering a unique mix of both the creative and the technical; the course has become well known for developing technically savvy, creatively aware and future thinking professionals. The course has produced graduates who have found employment both within the Triple A sector (Travellers Tales, Rockstar) in balance with students working in more independent creative studios such as Matmi and Mi. The course continues its success in 2015 with the release of A Pixel Story (Lamplight Studios), A nomination and running up for Flatliners (Triple Ox) and securing of incubation space for Galatic Enforcer (Uh Ho Studos) at the Landing, Media City UK.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Sandwich
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
    2020-09-01
  • Location
    Main Site,SalfordUnited Kingdom