Computing (Games Development) HND

University of Wales Trinity Saint David

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( 4.2) 1718 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE 478T
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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WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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8th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
102nd
CompUniGuide subject ranking
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Source: Complete University Guide 2020
67th

Start date and duration

Start date
21-SEP-20
Full Time
2 Years

Software Engineering

Drop-out rate
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Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 65 = 35% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, January 2020

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£9,000 per year
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£9,000 per year
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£11,500 per year
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Latest Computer Games Design reviews

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University of Wales Trinity Saint David
CompUniGuide ranking
102nd
Student rating
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University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD) has campuses in Lampeter, Carmarthen, and Swansea. The following academic schools and faculties can be found at UWTSD: Swansea College of Art (Faculty of Art and Design) Faculty of Architecture, Computing and Engineering Faculty of Business and Management Faculty of Humanities and Performing Arts Yr Athrofa (Faculty of Education and Communities) Each campus at the university offers an exciting location, complete with modern facilities and an on-site Students’ Union. Over in Lampeter, the university is located in the centre of the town, surrounded by mountains and the Welsh countryside. This campus offers courses in a range of Humanities subjects such as Anthropology, Archaeology, Classics, History, Philosophy, Theology, Publishing and Creative Writing.

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