Computer Game Development BSc (Hons)

Glyndwr University, Wrexham

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Course info

UCAS CODE G451
The course is designed to develop strong technical game development and project management skills to enhance your employability. With more than a decade of evolution behind it, this course enjoys the benefits of close industry links with regular visits and guest speakers as part of an integrated programme of presentations, discussion groups and social events. A key element of the course is its emphasis on the technical skills that underpin games design, development and the game art pipeline. ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
55th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
126th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
97th

Start date and duration

Start date
20-SEP-21
Full Time
3 Years

Computer Games and Animation

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 75 = 25% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Computer Games and Animation graduate salary at this uni
£19,000
UK Computer Games and Animation graduate salary
£21,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, May 2021

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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A level
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£9,000 per year
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£9,000 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
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£9,000 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
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£9,000 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
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11,750 per year
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More info: Fee for 2020/21 entry is £11,750. There may be slight increase in the year 2021/22..

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Latest Computer Games Design reviews

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11 Mar 20

Computer Game Development BSc (Hons)

i'm enjoying it alot and think im managing well with the work load and that i feel suported by my teachers the social...
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19 Feb 20

Computer Game Development BSc (Hons)

I’ve enjoyed it thoroughly, I enjoy everything I’ve learnt and experienced. The societies need small changes but...

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Glyndwr University, Wrexham
CompUniGuide ranking
126th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.0)
Wrexham Glyndwr University can be found just five minutes from the centre of the largest town in northern Wales, Wrexham. The university offers its students lovely historical buildings, including grade-II listed structures, which it carefully combines with a wide variety of modern and well-equipped facilities to meet every student’s needs. Wrexham Glyndwr hosts a robust array of services for students, whether it’s accommodation, student support, or other amenities. The university also hosts an additional campus in the Northop area – this rural campus offers specialties in subjects such as animal science and environmental subjects. The university recently launched its £60m Campus 2025 estates project to significantly update and modernise its campuses.

Where you'll study

Glyndwr University, Wrexham

Plas Coch Wrexham
LL11 2AW United Kingdom Nearest train station: Wrexham General  0.2 miles away

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