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Pearson BTEC Level 4 HNC in Creative Media Production (Games Development)

HCUC (Harrow College & Uxbridge College)
Course summary
32 weeks
Full time

Course description

Course Code: HC4CGF

UCAS Code: WW61

Course content

On this course you will cover a wide variety of theoretical and practical development skills. The fundamentals are covered during this course, including such units as;

  • Individual Project – Pearson Set (Core)
  • Creative Media Industry (Core)
  • Professional Practice (Core)
  • Game Development Practices (Specialist)
  • Games in Context (Specialist)
  • Game Design (Specialist)
  • 3D Modelling
  • Principles of User Experience and User Interface Design.By the end of this course you will have developed an independent portfolio showcasing the range of skills you have developed and use this to progress onto the next stage of your education or employment

Who is this course for

This course is for those who wish to pursue a career in games development, focusing on a wide range of aspects including games theory, games design, 3D modelling, 3D animation and games development. Students will be taught a range of industry-standard applications and techniques to assist in the design and creation of a fully functional 3D game environment.

Entry requirements

GCSE English and Maths at grade C (grade 4/5) or above (or equivalent) and a minimum UCAS Tariff score of 48 from a full Level 3 qualification such as BTEC, A Level or an Access course.Some knowledge of 3D applications with an interest in games development would be beneficial.All students who are non-native English speakers and who have not undertaken their final two years of schooling in English must demonstrate capability in English at a standard equivalent to IELTS 5.5; Reading and Writing must be at 5.5 or equivalent.

Where next - Further Studies

Upon successful completion and approval, students will have an opportunity to progress onto the HND programme in Creative Media Production, which is planned to run from September 2020.

Where next - Job Opportunities

The Games and TV/Film industries are a constantly expanding environment, with job roles developing to cover a broader range of skills and technologies. With jobs in such areas as; animation visualisation, level design, game design, game development, 3D modelling, 3D animation and character design.


Home Fees: £6,000 Overseas Fees: £7,682

The fees quoted are for students for one year of study and include tuition, exam fee, materials, ID card (which gives access to the college and facilities e.g. library) and college registration.

Continuing Studies

Upon successful completion, students can progress to an HND programme in Creative Media Production, which is planned to run from September 2022.

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HCUC - Harrow College & Uxbridge College

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HCUC (Harrow College & Uxbridge College)

Park Road
UB8 1NQ Uxbridge Middlesex

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