You will develop skills using industry standard software within the dynamic interactive media industry with an emphasis on games development and building 3D models and environments.
|Qualification name||Subsidiary Diploma in Creative Media Production (QCF)|
|Awarding organisation||Pearson Education Ltd (Formerly EDEXCEL)|
|Course type||Classroom based|
|Course start date||5th September 2023|
Completion of Year 1.
Units covered during the qualification include: • Digital Media Skills • Media Enterprise • Responding to a Commission • Digital Games Production • 2D Animation • 3D Modelling • 3D Environments • Game Engine Scripting • 3D Digital Animation • Game Testing
Over the two years you will work individually and in groups to create computer game levels and assets. You will complete assignments that will develop vital transferable skills that we help you when looking for jobs and when applying for higher education courses, such as pitching ideas, working with a variety of applications and working for a specified brief to deadlines. You will also be given a chance to look at job roles in the gaming industry and what is needed in order to pursue them.
67% non-examined assessment 33% externally assed units
You will complete the course with a ready-made portfolio of work and many former students have used this to go on to study Games Design and Development at a higher level and have progressed to careers in the games sector.