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Game Design and Development BSc (Hons)

University of Bradford

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( 4.0) 1502 reviews


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Course info

UCAS CODE I621
On this course we aim to develop you as a student to become a highly-skilled, experienced, professional, computer game developer and technical designer. You will be introduced to the creative and technical aspects of game level design and creation, game play, technical computer animation, game programming and script programming, supported by appropriate contextual and technical theory to inform your practice. You will learn how to generate and develop ideas and solve technical problems. In the ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
119th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
63rd
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
75th

Start date and duration

Start date
14-SEP-20
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 - 75 = 25% 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
£17,000
UK Computer Games and Animation graduate salary
£18,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, May 2020

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
A level
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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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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
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£18,420 per year
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International Students
International Fees
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Latest Computer Games Design reviews

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17 Jan 15

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I feel overall the university is satisfactory especially when it comes to the courses that are being taught to...
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04 Apr 14

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How Computer Games Design students rated:

Student rating ( 4.3) 4 reviews

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4 star 25%
3 star 25%
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Student rating ( 4.0) 1,498 reviews

5 star 30%
4 star 45%
3 star 21%
2 star 3%
1 star 1%
University of Bradford
CompUniGuide ranking
63rd
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.0)
The University of Bradford has a life-changing ethos; as academics and industry experts shape the future of their sectors, their students become the best version of themselves and leave with the tools they need for their chosen career. The friendly and compact campus is within a five-minute walk of the city centre, with accommodation and the SU all within its grounds. Bradford prides itself on having one of the most multicultural campuses in the UK. There are students from 130 different nationalities at Bradford and more than 70 languages are spoken in the city itself. Bradford has a lot to offer; home to the National Science and Media Museum and a UNESCO city of film. Host to a diverse calendar of events and gig venues with a vibrant food culture, there is lots to discover in the city centre and countryside beyond.

Where you'll study

University of Bradford

Richmond Road Bradford
BD7 1DP United Kingdom Nearest train station: Frizinghall  1.2 miles away

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