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Creative Media Production (Game Development, Motion Graphics or Web and App Development) HNC and HND*

Creative Media Production (Game Development, Motion Graphics or Web and App Development) HNC and HND*

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Start date:September

Institutional code:O10

UCAS Code:Game Development HNC: GD52 Game Development HND: G2D5 Motion Graphics HNC: CMP3 Motion Graphics HND: CMP4 Web & App Development HNC: WD28 Web & App Development HND: W9D3

Duration:HNC 1 Year full-time, 2 years part-time HND 1 Year full-time, 2 years part-time

Course type:Full and Part Time

Fees per year 20/21:Full Time - £5995, Part-Time - £2998

Additional costs per year:PC or laptop Relevant software including Creative Cloud subscription

Delivery Method:Face-to-face via Lectures, Seminars and Tutorials

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HNC or HND Creative Media Production (Game Development, Motion Graphics or Web and App Development)

Study Creative Media Production and develop the interactive digital technology skills required by many organisations in the modern workplace.

These courses have been developed to meet increased industry demand in this exciting and growing area and provide emerging designers with the experiences needed to build a successful career.

Each pathway addresses the needs of developing and constantly evolving sectors of the Creative Media Industry. If you want to create games, make your artwork move or develop apps for smartphones or the web, these could be the courses for you!

Course content year 1
Game Development

Creative Media Industry, Professional Practice, Game Development Practices, Games in Context, Game Design, Storyboarding, Design Pathway, Principles of User Experience and User Interface Design
Motion Graphics

Creative Media Industry, Professional Practice, Motion Graphics Practices, Visual Effects and Motion Graphics Cultures, Typography, Storyboarding, and Principles of Animation

Web & App Development

Creative Media Industry, Professional Practice, Web and App Development Practices, Web and App Development in Context, Web Development

Placement and Work Experience

The course has been developed to meet the needs of industry and the curriculum has been planned to reflect working practices. Contact with employers is a key part of this, including live briefs, industry seminars and conferences.

Students are encouraged to seek placement work to enhance their employability and are supported by a dedicated HE Careers & Graduate Outcomes Officer.

Teaching and Assessment

Teaching consists of lectures and seminars, workshops and tutorials. These are designed to build autonomous and independent learning facilitating development of academic skills, experiences and techniques.

Live briefs and visits enable students to engage with industry and employers while the VLE supports and extends the learning experience. Assessment is through coursework and portfolio building

Entry Requirements

Entry onto the course will be via a successful interview,
A typical profile for a student who has recently been in education would consist of:

  • GCSE English and Maths grades at C/4 or above, or equivalent Level 2 qualifications
  • HNC in a related subject

Mature students may present a more varied profile of achievement that is likely to include extensive work experience (paid and/or unpaid) and/or achievement of a range of professional qualifications in their work sector.

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