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Games Design BA (Hons)

Futureworks

Student rating
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( 4.4) View reviews


Course info

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 ... READ MORE

Key stats

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-23
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, September 2022

Entry requirements
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A level
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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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How Computer Games Design students rated:

Student rating ( 4.3) 94 reviews

5 star 53%
4 star 34%
3 star 10%
2 star 2%
1 star 1%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.4) 293 reviews

5 star 57%
4 star 34%
3 star 7%
2 star 1%
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Futureworks
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.4)
Futureworks is an independent Higher Education Provider based in the centre of Manchester, which delivers a specialised program of degrees designed to launch careers in the creative industries. From games design and animation to music production, filmmaking and visual effects their courses are designed to prepare students for a rewarding and successful career in the subject which they’re passionate about. Tutors are not just highly experienced in teaching and supporting students, but are also active industry professionals. This means that students are taught by creatives at the forefront of developments in their respective industries, and who can give expert guidance and insights.

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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