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Games Design with Foundation Year BA (Hons)

Middlesex University

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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

  • Location

    Hendon Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    OCT-22

  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

The Foundation Year in Media is offered as an entry route to a media degree for those who don't yet meet the entry requirements for degree-level study. You enrol on a four-year course, which includes the one-year foundation course. If you complete this year successfully you progress directly onto our three-year media degree courses listed below. The number of students who progress to degree study are very high - in fact some of these students have gone on to become some of our most successful graduates.

Overview

Our games design course is designed to give you a skill set that’s resilient to the rapid changes in an expanding and evolving industry. You’ll gain hands-on experience that will help you build your portfolio and develop your experience in a wide range of digital technologies that will open up career opportunities in a broad range of creative industries.

How is the BA/BSc Games Design taught?

Teaching is focused on project-based workshops supplemented by lectures and seminars so you can build a substantial portfolio of work. You will work with fellow students on related courses such as 3D Animation, art and design, computing and graphics while gaining experience in teamwork and workflow as you collaborate to produce working games.

The programme is focused on innovation and design, equipping you with the skills you need to begin your career in this rapidly changing area.

Work placement opportunities are built into the curriculum. Middlesex has very strong links with employers and our industry partners provide live briefs and visiting lectures.

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 14,000per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

Middlesex University

  • University League Table

    107th

  • Campus address

    Middlesex University, Hendon Campus, The Burroughs, Barnet, NW4 4BT, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    82nd out of 113 10

  • Entry standards

    / Max 236
    110 49%

    94th

    13
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    74.0 74%

    87th

    19
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.83 77%

    84th

    51

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