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Game Art BA (Hons)

Falmouth University

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Course info

UCAS CODE W280
Develop your creative capabilities while honing the skills you’ll need to make it as a successful artist in the games industry. You’ll study game art principles alongside traditional art practice, building your expertise to contribute to a major game development project in your second and third year.As a game artist, you’ll be joining one of the fastest growing sectors of the games industry, where skills are in higher demand than ever before. On this course, you’ll work within game development ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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28th / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
70th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
73rd

Start date and duration

Start date
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 - 93 = 7% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, September 2022

Entry requirements
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A level
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Previous study
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Source: HESA, 2018

Computer Games and Animation

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Art & Design
25%
Mathematics
23%
Media Studies
19%
Photography
16%
English Literature
15%

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How Computer Games Design students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 14 reviews

5 star 36%
4 star 43%
3 star 21%
2 star 0%
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Student rating ( 4.2) 1,190 reviews

5 star 36%
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3 star 10%
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Falmouth University
CUG ranking
70th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.2)
Falmouth University is a specialist art and design institution located in the picturesque coastal town of Falmouth, Cornwall. The university provides world class teaching across a broad range of subjects that aim to prepare students for work in the creative industries. Falmouth offers foundation degrees, undergraduate degrees and postgraduate courses in subjects such as art and illustration, architecture, game development, film and television, music, fashion and textiles, writing, and business and entrepreneurship.

Where you'll study

Falmouth University

Penryn Campus Treliever Road Penryn
Cornwall And Isles Of Scilly
TR10 9EZ United Kingdom Nearest train station: Penryn Cornwall  0.4 miles away

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