Introduction to Computer Games Design (incorporating NPA Computer Games Development)

Ayrshire College


Ayr Campus


On this course you will be informed about the various design roles and careers which now exist in the computer games industry for artists, animators, musicians, sound designers and programmers. Working in teams you will develop skills in these areas.

You will create and fully integrate original audio and visual components within a fully working computer game using a variety of industry standard digital platforms including: UNITY, Pro Tools, Adobe FUSE, Wwise and Outlook Suite.

The course will culminate in Ayrshire’s first” Game Jam” festival to celebrate the success of your games and promote your skills to a wider audience, with sponsored prizes for winning groups. Throughout the year, there will be training on how to start your own digital enterprise company.

Entry Requirements

3 relevant subjects at National 4. Entry is subject to interview.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year



SCQF Level


Career Area

Computing and ICT

Career Sectors

Computer Skills

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