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The award
BSc (Hons)

How long you will study
3 - 4 years

Domestic course fees
GBP 9250 per year

How you will study
full-time

Course starts
September

International course fees
GBP 13750 per year

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About Games Design at Bournemouth University

Our newly developed BSc (Hons) Games Design degree focuses on the design aspect of creating contemporary video games; exploring everything from the theory behind the creation of successful digital entertainment titles to the generation of dedicated art and content for them.

Currently being considered for accreditation by The Independent Games Developers’ Association (TIGA), the course covers level design, interactive storytelling, narrative development, interface design, games analytics, scripting for game creation, plus 3D modelling and texturing for games. The degree follows a curriculum that is intended for specialising exclusively in the art and design aspects of video games creation. 

To complement the skills and knowledge acquired on the course, those undertaking the four-year course have the opportunity to complete at least 30-weeks in an industry work placement; designed to give you a competitive edge when seeking employment.

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Entry requirements

The entry requirements for this course are 104 - 120 tariff points including a minimum of 2 A-levels or equivalent. BTEC Extended Diploma: DMM. If English is not your first language, you will need IELTS (Academic) 6.0 with minimum 5.5 in each of the 4 components, or equiavlent.

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