Creative Digital Media Practice (Digital Games Production) Level 3 National Extended Diploma

Course Overview

Our Extended Diploma Top Up qualification is offered to those who have already completed our National Foundation Diploma qualification and will give you further training and development in the art of Games Design, Development and Distribution. Building upon your existing skills,will allow you to further enhance your e-portfolio ready for further training at HE level or if you are planning to enter the Games Industry.

Course Requirements

BTEC Level 3 National Foundation Diploma in Creative Digital Media Production (Digital Games Pathway)

Course Skills & Benefits

This is a creative course using technology skills, so you will improve both your design and IT skills whilst completing this course. You will also be studying in a creative environment.

Mandatory Units

Working in the Creative Media Industry
Digital Media Skills
Specialist Subject Investigation

Optional Units

Optional units may include:

Concept Art for Computer Games
2D Animation
Game Engine Scripting
3D Modelling
3D Environments
Games Testing
3D Digital Animation

Course Progression

This course prepares students for both Higher Education and Employment, through a challenging programme of lectures, workshops and design briefs.

Course Assessment

Continuous practical coursework assessment throughout the year, in addition to a final major project.

Course Finance

This further education course is free for all 16-18 year olds who are a resident in the UK and the European Economic Area or have been for the last 3 years. You must be under 19 years old on 31st August in the calendar year you start your course.

19+ learners, please contact the Customer Services team on 0161 886 7070 for course and fee information.

Course Additional Information

Full-time