BSc (Hons) Games Development

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Location Carlisle - Brampton Road
Duration Full-time, 3 Years
Start date September 2020
Entry Requirements Programme Specification
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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.

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