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Games Design and Development (Virtual Reality) BSc (Hons)

University of Greenwich

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  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    University of Greenwich (Greenwich Campus)

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-21

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

**The University of Greenwich has a long-standing relationship with the British Computer Society (BCS), which accredits our computing degree programmes. As this programme was extensively updated in 2019, it has a current designation of Initial Full Chartered Information Technology Professional (CITP) accreditation for the 2019 intake. The accreditation status is expected to be confirmed in autumn 2022 after the first cohort of students graduate. Students will be kept updated on the status of this, in the very unlikely event that this does not progress as expected the university will support students with individual BCS membership applications at the point of graduation.****Build your technical and creative skills and prepare for a career in video game design, with a focus on virtual reality gaming.**This games design and development degree combines all the aspects of theory, practice and technology essential to your future career. You'll learn games programming and discover the creative aspects of the games industry through practical projects. Our pathway in virtual reality gives you a chance to focus on an exciting and fast-growing sector within gaming. This degree is ideal preparation for careers in the thriving video games industry. Graduates have been employed in Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality focused companies, such as the award-winning Rewind, Sky VR, and architects Arup, as well as smaller independent studios.**What you should know about this course*** For eight consecutive years we've been shortlisted by TIGA for Best Educational Institute* This course will help you gain the valuable skills employers are looking for with our dedicated games and digital media lab.* Develop distinctive and creative concepts for a variety of VR platforms and technologies.* This specialist pathway will allow you to explore the theory, technology, and practice of games development, as well as its application to the design and development of virtual reality.

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

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£ 14,000per year

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University information

University of Greenwich

  • University League Table

    90th

  • Campus address

    University of Greenwich, Old Royal Naval College, Park Row, Greenwich, SE10 9LS, England

The university has 4,863 International students from 102 countries studying in the UK.
The university works with 30 overseas partner organisations.
Greenwich Campus has one of the most beautiful settings in London.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    86th out of 110 8

  • Entry standards

    / Max 236
    124 52%

    67th

    31
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    66 66%

    94th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.92 78%

    60th

    13

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