Computer Games Development

West College Scotland


Paisley Campus, Greenock (Finnart Street) Campus


This course introduces to the major concepts in games development. Students will use industry standard software (including Adobe suite, Unity and Unreal Engine). At Paisley, students get to work on a live game project with local primary schools.

The course introduces students to Games Programming; Creating Graphics for Games; Game Interface Design; 2D Animation for Games; Game Technology; 3D Level Editing.

Entry Requirements

1 Higher, preferably Maths or Computing Science; or relevant NC; or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6. Interview.

Progression Routes

HND Computer Games Development

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Computing and Games

SCQF Level


Career Area

Computing and ICT

Career Sectors

Computer Skills

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