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Creative Computing (Gaming) (Professional Placement Year) BSc (Hons)

Bath Spa University

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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    20-SEP-21

  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

Creative Computing (Gaming) at Bath Spa University helps you shape playable worlds that inform, persuade and entertain. The course responds to a pressing need in industry for well-rounded, imaginative individuals with a flair for game making. Build a firm understanding of coding, interactive design, and digital creativity, while developing skills in game making. You’ll graduate with a stunning portfolio of digital work, made with the latest tools and techniques used in the creative industries.The gaming pathway celebrates the vibrancy of the Bath and Bristol games scene. You’ll learn from creative technologists and regional industry specialists, and contribute to exciting projects with independent games studios and freelance developers. Emerging highly employable, you’ll hold a diverse skills ‘toolkit’ that gives you an edge on typical computing or game design graduates.- This course celebrates the vibrancy of the Bath and Bristol games scene.- Gain fundamental computing and experience design skills in a practice-led, collaborative environment.- Explore the tools and production principles of game development.- Learn from tutors with -real-world experience in the creative industries as well as regional industry specialist- Contribute to exciting projects with independent games studios and freelance developers.**More about the Professional Placement Year**A Professional Placement Year (PPY), traditionally known as a sandwich year, is where a student undertakes a period of work with an external organisation for between 9-13 months. The placement occurs between the students' second and third years of undergraduate study. Students can engage in up to 3 placements to make up the total time and are required to source the placement(s) themselves with support from the Careers & Employability Team.

Application deadline

15 January

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University information

Bath Spa University

  • University League Table

    93rd

  • Campus address

    Bath Spa University, Newton Park, Newton St Loe, Bath, Bath And North East Somerset, BA2 9BN, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    85th out of 110 17

  • Entry standards

    / Max 236
    88 37%

    108th

    10
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    n/a

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.02 80%

    33rd

    16

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