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Games - BTEC in Games Art level 3 at Kirklees College, Huddersfield Centre

Course description

Develop infinite worlds, sculpt complex characters and advance your games art and design skills.

Learn and develop your skills within game design theory, 2D/ 3D concept art and asset production, environment design, 3D modelling, texturing, character animation and storyboarding.

Course content

This course focuses predominantly on Games Art skills and techniques, helps you explore the visual side of the industry and develop specialist skills and knowledge to enter the games, digital and creative entertainment industries.

You will complete a series of individual and team-led projects/ assignments and activities, as well as develop a strong portfolio for HE study, employment or Apprenticeship study.

Entry requirements

A minimum of 5 GCSEs with the following grades: English 4 and maths at 3 or above, and 3 other GCSEs grade 4 or above.


• Portfolio assessment

• Practical demonstrations

• Written assessments

• Discussions and group activities

• Critical reviews

Future opportunities

HNC in Games Art or employment in the games industry, as a games artist, games designer, concept artist, character designer and animator, indie games developer and more.

Further information

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 26 September 2018
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years


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    • The Huddersfield Centre opened in September 2013 and is fitted with state of the art equipment.
      The new centre offers:
      Nine floors of classrooms and workshops, gym, training restaurants, hair and beauty salons, mock air cabin simulator, student services, ATM machines, free wi-fi and much more.