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Computer Games Development BSc (Hons)

University of Central Lancashire

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Course info

UCAS CODE G451
**Course Overview**- Take your love of computer games to the next level with our BSc Computer Games Development course.- Channel your passion for video games into your dream career. You’ll learn by doing, developing your own games using the high-performance kit in our Games Laboratory and software for use on your own PC.- Focusing on software development for computer games, we’ll prepare you for a successful career in software engineering and the games industry.- You’ll get to develop your ... READ MORE

Different course options

Full time | Main Site | 3 Years | 18-SEP-23

Key stats

Uni rankings

CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
99th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
81st

Start date and duration

Start date
18-SEP-23
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 - 80 = 20% 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
£22,000
UK Computer Games and Animation graduate salary
£20,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, September 2022

Entry requirements
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A level
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Computer Games and Animation

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Mathematics
28%
Computing
27%
Art & Design
18%
Physics
18%
Media Studies
14%

Tuition fees

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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Computer Games Design
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06 Dec 18

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How Computer Games Design students rated:

Student rating ( 3.8) 16 reviews

5 star 7%
4 star 62%
3 star 31%
2 star 0%
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How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 1,127 reviews

5 star 26%
4 star 50%
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2 star 3%
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University of Central Lancashire
CUG ranking
99th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.9)
The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) is an international university that offer students progressive, modern learning pathways. It has been cultivating learning excellence and future leaders since 1828, and today is one of the UK’s biggest universities. UCLan provides its students with a choice of more than 300 undergraduate courses and 200 postgraduate options. UCLan is based primarily from Preston, but students can also study on contemporary campus sites in Burnley, Westlake in the UK, and Cyprus. The university continually invests in its infrastructure and through this attracts a passionate student community from more than 100 different countries. The university maintains a wide range of academic and professional partnerships with more than 120 different institutions around the world.

Where you'll study

University of Central Lancashire

Admissions Office Corporation Street Preston
Lancashire
PR1 2HE United Kingdom Nearest train station: Preston   0.2 miles away

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