Art & Design (Video Game Characters) UAL Level 2 Diploma at The City of Liverpool College
The UAL Level 2 Diploma in Video Game Characters is a fast paced practical, work-related course. You will learn cutting edge, industry standard skills by completing projects and assignments that are based on realistic workplace situations, activities and demands. The course has been written and developed for students interested in becoming character artists in Games (and or Movies). As well as learning about the employment area you have chosen, you will develop the skills you need to progress to either seek employment or progress on to University. The course runs for one year full time.
You will gain a valuable insight into the world of a Character Artist, which will include: Imaging Traditional Sketching, Developing Creativity, Idea Generation, Digital Drawing/Painting, 3D Modelling, 3D Sculpting, Character Rigging and Animation. You will also be completing live briefs and building a professional portfolio as well as using and developing skills in the latest industry standard software.
You will need to have 3 GCSEs at Grade D or a level 1 equivalent qualification in a relevant subject and a demonstrated interest in the area or relevant work experience with a portfolio of Art/Design work including Sketches or Photoshop Work.
All students aged 16-18 without GCSE English and maths at C or above will work towards these qualifications while on their course.
You must bring a portfolio/sketchbook of observational sketches to your interview.
Video Game Characters Level 3
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The City of Liverpool College directly.