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Computing (Games Development) BSc (Hons)

University of Wales Trinity Saint David

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Course info

UCAS CODE 126S
Computer games developers use their expertise to design and implement games or high performance real-time simulation involving a high standard of programming and mathematical skills.As such, many of the traditional core software engineering topics are addressed in the programme but are given a different emphasis with significantly more focus on interactive computer graphics.Course OverviewThe course focuses on designing, implementing, testing and maintenance of high quality computer games. The ... 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.
4th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
91st
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
51st

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 - 70 = 30% 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
£24,000
UK Computer Games and Animation graduate salary
£21,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, September 2020

Entry requirements
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Students from Other UK
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£9,000 per year
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Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,000 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,000 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,000 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,000 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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£9,000 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£11,500 per year
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University of Wales Trinity Saint David
CompUniGuide ranking
91st
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.2)
The University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD) has three main campuses in south-west Wales –Swansea, Carmarthen and Lampeter – a London campus and learning centres in Cardiff and Birmingham. UWTSD's three institutes broadly reflect the wide range of subjects available at the university: Business and Health Education and Humanities Science and Art UWTSD Swansea has a reputation for innovative industry-led and career-driven programmes in art, business, education, health and sciences. The new £350m SA1 Waterfront campus, by the river and seafront, joins the art buildings in the cultural quarter and business campus near the train station at the heart of the city.

Where you'll study

University of Wales Trinity Saint David

UWTSD Kings Road Swansea
SA1 8AL United Kingdom Nearest train station: Swansea  0.4 miles away

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