Games Design BA (Hons)

Futureworks

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UCAS CODE WG24
Can you see yourself forging a successful career in games design, working on the latest blockbuster from Sony, Warner Brothers or TT Games? That’s what some of our previous graduates have achieved. But to reach those heights, you’ll need to be obsessed with games and the related technologies. You’ll need a passion for building worlds and be fascinated by the way we interact with games. You’ll also have at least one game idea that you’re convinced will change the world. This course will prepare ... READ MORE

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Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-22
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 - 90 = 10% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
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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Source: IDP Connect, June 2021

Entry requirements
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Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
A level
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£9,250 per year
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How Computer Games Design students rated:

Student rating ( 4.3) 70 reviews

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3 star 11%
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Futureworks
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.5)
Futureworks School of Media is a specialist institution based in Manchester, UK, providing a range of accredited undergraduate and professional courses spanning the audio and visual arts. Their city-centre campus has all the facilities needed for creative and ambitious students to excel in developing their craft, with an impressive variety of studios and spaces, furnished with industry-standard equipment and facilities. The teaching staff are widely experienced, with a breadth of first-hand industry expertise which they are able to draw upon to guide their students towards success. The university maintains an expansive network of links with leading professional employers, and in addition to an exciting annual program of guest lecturers, students benefit from access to opportunities for industry-relevant work experience and paid internships while studying.

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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