Computer Games Development

Fife College


Glenrothes (Stenton) Campus, Dunfermline (Halbeath) Campus


This course is a launch pad for progression to advanced level courses in computer animation or games development by learning how a game is constructed from initial concept to final product.

To benefit from this course you should have an interest in playing a variety of computer games, exploring how they work and what makes a game enjoyable. You will enjoy working with groups of people and solving problems and be able to communicate your ideas effectively.

Computer games design, media assets and development; Computer gameplay; Character design;
Games programming; Narrative design; 3D modelling; Animation skills; Media production; National 5 Maths; Mobile game development.

The Core Skills of ICT, numeracy, communication, problem solving and working with others will be developed and certified on this course

Entry Requirements

3 relevant subjects at National 4 preferably Including Maths; Interview and pre-entry test.

Progression Routes

Relevant NC

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Computing and Digital Technologies

SCQF Level



Career Area

Computing and ICT

Career Sectors

Computer Skills

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