Planit


Computer Arts

Abertay University

Content

Immerse yourself in a world of digital design on one of the most prestigious Computer Arts degrees in Europe. This professionally accredited course develops your skills and understanding in digital arts and design. You’ll delve into subjects like animation, 3D development, concept art, asset and character design.

This course equips you with all the necessary practical skills, theoretical knowledge, and creative tools you need to explore and build your digital arts and design practice. You’ll lead the design and production of a range of creative content for computer games, digital illustration, concept art, animation, visual effects and much more.

You’ll expand your knowledge and discover how to develop your critical and contextual understanding of the digital arts. As well as lectures and classes, you’ll have opportunities to engage with industry practitioners, attend visiting lectures, participate in masterclasses and receive project mentoring.

Entry Requirements

2025 entry requirements:
Standard entry: 4 Highers at ABBB including Art and Design, Graphic Communication or Photography. Portfolio of work to be submitted.

Widening access entry: 3 Highers at ABB including Art and Design, Graphic Communication or Photography. Portfolio of work to be submitted.

For entry to second year, you must have 3 Advanced Highers at AAB including Art and Design and Computing Science or Graphic Communication.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

BA Hons

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

GW42

Course Length

4 years

Faculty

School of Design and Informatics

Department

Games Technology and Mathematics

SCQF Level

10