partnered with Bath Spa University & delivered at Engine Shed, Bristol
Game Art BA (Hons)
3D has exploded in recent years, with the continuing development and popularity of computer games, animated films, mobile apps, industrial visualisation, public art and virtual reality. This course lets you explore the fundamentals of 3D practice in the context of the latest technological advances.
Over the three years, you’ll learn core skills that will enable you to work in a range of industries. You’ll test these skills through a variety of modern applications such as real-time visualisation, virtual reality, augmented reality, film, television, online video, computer games and mobile apps.
Our aim is that, when you graduate, you’ll be a resilient 3D professional, able to adapt to emerging trends and changes in this fluid, futuristic landscape.
Develop creative and technical skills in 3D game technologies and prepare for a range of careers with our Game Art degree.
Use game technologies to prepare for the roles of the future – in a range of industries.
Develop the creative and technical skills you need to turn your original ideas into reality.
Create unique products and experiences across a range of disciplines, including augmented reality.
Game Art explores the changing face of 3D art and design utilising game technologies.You'll explore the fundamentals of 3D practice within the latest technological advances and trends. Over the three years you'll learn core skills that'll enable you to work in a range of industries upon graduation.
You'll test these skills through a variety of modern applications such as real time visualisation, virtual reality, augmented reality, film, TV, online video, computer games, the web and mobile apps. As a graduate of the Game Art degree, you'll have the practical ability and critical literacy required to be successful in an ever-evolving employment landscape.
HOW TO APPLY
Applicants are considered on an individual basis also taking into account any skills and experience that may not be reflected in A-level scores. The most important consideration is for applicants to have the qualities and potential to succeed in this exciting new area of study.
We accept a wide range of qualifications for entry to our undergraduate programmes. The main ones are listed below:
A-level – overall grades CCC-CDD are accepted.
BTEC – Extended Diploma – Merit, Merit, Merit (MMM) - Merit, Merit, Pass (MMP) accepted.
International Baccalaureate – a minimum of 26 points are accepted.
Access to HE courses – typical offers for applicants with Access to HE will be the Access to HE Diploma or Access to HE Certificate (60 credits, 45 of which must be Level 3, including 15 at merit or higher).
English Language Requirements for International and EU Applicants IELTS 6.0 - for visa nationals, with a minimum score of IELTS 5.5 in each element.
Year 1: £9,250
Year 2: Published Jan 2020
Year 3: Published Jan 2021
Institution B20, Course BS02