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IT - Game Development Level 3 Extended Diploma at Carlisle College

Course description

This is the follow on course for those completing the 90 Credit Diploma in IT – Game Development. This second year program will continue to develop your skills and deepen the specialist work-related focus from the BTEC Level 3 90-credit Diploma and the BTEC Level 3 Diploma. There is potential for the qualification to prepare learners for appropriate direct employment in the vocational sector and it is suitable for those who have decided that they clearly wish to enter a particular specialist area of work. It is broadly equivalent to three GCE A Levels.

Course content

The course consists of a variety of units such as:

  • Game Design
  • Interactive Media Authoring
  • Information Systems
  • 3D Modelling
  • Programming
  • Maths
  • Project Planning with IT

Entry requirements

Students must have completed the 90 Credit Diploma at MM grade or higher.


A variety of assessment methods are used including practical assignments, case studies and class exercises. You will be required to keep a portfolio of evidence as a record of all the work that you have completed during the course.

Future opportunities

Students can progress onto University, employment or FD computing here at Carlisle College.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Carlisle College directly.

Last updated date: 14 September 2016
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