Game Art BA (Hons)

Futureworks

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UCAS CODE I620
The games industry is a double-edged sword in that while there are many exciting and diverse opportunities, it is also highly competitive. To address this, Futureworks has developed a Game Art degree which will produce graduates who have an extraordinarily wide skill set, thereby making them valuable as employees of either large game developers, or smaller independent game studios – or even as talented and in-demand freelancers.Our experience in the industry made us realise that there was a ... READ MORE

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Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-21
Full Time
3 Years

Design Studies

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
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Design Studies graduate salary at this uni
£16,000
UK Design Studies graduate salary
£18,000

Modules
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Entry requirements
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A level
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Futureworks
Student rating
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Futureworks School of Media provides University education and training in Sound, Music, Film, Television, Games, Animation and Visual Effects. Based in the centre of Manchester, their campus boasts state-of-the-art studios and industry standard production facilities. Futureworks’ lecturers are experienced industry professionals, who will help you develop the skills needed to succeed in the creative industry. The university also has excellent links to leading employers, giving students the benefits of exciting guest lecturers and fantastic work experience opportunities. In the past few years visiting industry professionals have included Studio Liddell, MPC, EA Dice, John Broomhall (X-Com), Rockstar Games, Outpost VFX, Woodwork Music, Sony Playstation, Unreal and many more.

Where you'll study

Futureworks

New Bailey Street Riverside Manchester
M3 5FS United Kingdom Nearest train station: Salford Central  0.1 miles away

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