BSc (Hons) Games Development (With integrated foundation year)

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Location Carlisle - Brampton Road
Duration Full-time, 3 Years
Start date September 2020
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Offering a new more technically focused programme to the already established BA Games Design, the companion programme of BSc (Hons) Games Development is designed to introduce learners to the creative coding, technical and entrepreneurial skills necessary to be an independent games developer.

The integrated foundation year will enable you to acquire the core skills needed to progress onto the full degree programme.

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