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BA (Hons) Game Art (Full-time)

Reasons to study Game Art

  • Teaching takes place in a dedicated light and spacious purpose-built game art laboratory, where you will learn to use the latest industry-standard software.
  • Taught by industry professionals with world-class experience on AAA game titles in Los Angeles with Konami, Sony, and Electronic Arts.
  • Take advantage of a unique opportunity to spend your third year working on a published game as an intern within a games development studio.
UCAS Code: W282
Institution Code: S51
Start/End Date: September 2021 - June 2024
Duration: 3 years, full-time
Campus: St Helens Town Centre
2021 Tuition Fee: £8,250 per year
This degree may incur additional costs. See finance section for further details.
Entry Requirements: 80 UCAS Tariff points
Programme Specification: Tap here to view the programme specification.
Programme Handbook: Coming Soon
Course Contact: Dean Betton
Telephone: 01744 623252
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The BA (Hons) Game Art degree has been developed and designed by AAA game industry experts. It will provide you with specialist training to become a professional 3D games artist, along with the theoretical and core skills required for success in a modern, creative games studio. It is the ideal degree for creative individuals with a passion for gaming.

You will be equipped with a high spec personal laptop with access to install industry-standard software such as 3DS Max, Maya, Blender, Unreal Engine, Zbrush, Substance Suite, and World Creator.

In your third year of study, there is an opportunity to apply for a highly coveted, year-long internship with a successful games developer. Previous interns have secured valuable industry experience, published game credits, and of course, employment in the games industry.

Ref: Dean Betton

Why study Game Art with us?

Industry Experts

Our lecturers have extensive industry experience, including working on AAA game titles.

Employer Links

We have strong employer links with the games industry in the Northwest.

Latest Industry Software

You will use the latest industry-standard software such as 3DS Max, Unreal Engine and Zbrush.

Excellent Progression

Excellent progression from the level 3 course to degree-level study at University Centre St Helens.

Live Briefs and Projects

Work on live briefs and projects with professional clients in the industry.

Diverse Range of Skills

Develop a wide range of skills from digital painting and 3D modelling to character design.