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Digital Design and Development (Games)

Fife College

Venues

Glenrothes (Stenton) Campus

Content

If you are looking for a career in games production, digital design, interactive storytelling, or UX design, then this is the course for you. You should have an interest in and flair for games level editing, user interface design, developing digital media and should also enjoy playing a variety of computer games. You will need great communication and team working skills and the determination to persevere until something works.

You will study:
Computer Games Design and Development with Unity; Games Interface Design; User Centred Design; Designing, developing, and marketing interactive products; Character Creation and Storytelling; 2D Animation for Games; 3D Level Editing and Scripting with Unreal Engine; 3D Modelling and Animation with 3D Max / Maya; Developing Mobile Applications and Games in Unity; Emerging technologies in the games industry; Team working and project management.

Entry Requirements

1 relevant Higher plus 4 subjects at National 5; or Foundation Apprenticeship Information Technology; or NC Computer Games Development (Programming); or NC Computer Games Development (Creative Content and Animation); or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6. Interview.

Progression Routes

A variety of relevant degree courses

Start Date

August

Qualification

HNC

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Digital, Computing and Cyber

SCQF Level

7

Website

www.fife.ac.uk

Career Area

Computing and ICT

Career Sectors

Computer Skills

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