• Would you like to work in a creative environment?
  • Do you want an insight into the Games Industry?
  • Have you ever wanted to create your own games?
  • Do you want to learn the skills required to develop your own game?

Our Games Animation courses will prepare you for a career in a creative industry that is rich in possibilities, both within the UK and overseas. You’ll develop sought-after techniques such as 2D and 3D animation, 3D modelling, concept art and illustrations to gain a competitive edge to prepare you for university or employment.

As well as building traditional creative skills such as drawing, character design and concept origination, you will also have the opportunity to achieve proficiency in a range of digital applications including Flash, Photoshop, Premiere, Construct 2, Unreal and Maya.

Alongside your programme you’ll also be given the opportunity to work on real projects for real clients and have talks from industry experts.

Good English and maths skills are essential for success in studying and for future employment prospects. Our College ensures that these skills are developed in all learning opportunities.

Courses and Apprenticeships available in:

  • Games Animation Diploma Level 1
  • Games Animation Diploma Level 2
  • Games Animation Diploma Level 3
  • Foundation Degree in Games Development
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You will have access to our private computing lab with industry standard facilities, software and equipment.

Professional and industry practiced teaching staff will guide you through your course.
You will gain enhanced employability skills.

There are opportunities to participate in a number of visits, exhibitions and events and there are a number of work placement opportunities available that vary each year.

In your final year you will have the opportunity to work on live briefs. These are clients that require a specific product for their business.

You will be encouraged to take an experimental and open-minded approach to exploring ideas which challenge and develop creative thinking to enhance your skills.

Following the Games Animation
route you could be:
  • 2D & 3D Modelling
  • QA Testing
  • Games Designer

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“I didn’t just learn the skills. I learnt how to manage my time and be organised with projects.”

Helen Andrzejowska
Computing and Digital

After plenty of research into local colleges and after her success with her National Diploma at Rotherham College, she decided to have a look at what courses the College had to offer. This is when she found the Media, Animation and Games course. Helen has always dreamed of being a games concept artist, so this course was perfect for her.

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