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BA (Hons) Computer Games Arts at UCA Farnham will provide you with a
broad range of expertise and skills in digital games and interactive
entertainment development. Grounded in the domain of the creative and
visual arts, the course will develop your technical skills in digital
content creation, with particular emphasis on 2D and 3D modelling and
animation targeted at real time rendering environments. It also includes
a broad range of general visualisation techniques and contemporary
media and cultural studies.
Concept, context and theory aspects
of the course will include general creative arts practice, media studies
and contemporary culture, with both strands augmented by a rigorous
instruction on digital asset development techniques, including exposure
to games development systems and prototyping tools.
The course is
about your individual creativity and about how you can develop your
ideas into tangible projects. Throughout the course, you will be working
in small groups or individually.
Alongside the practice, you will
engage with debate about visual culture and subject aligned theory.
This plays a very important role in providing the bedrock of critical
thinking to contextualise practice and conceptual modes of articulation.
It provides the voice of reflection defining issues across social
agendas to aesthetics of imaging within a virtual environment.
games and interactive media industries are hungry for new talent who
are not only highly visually creative but also technically savvy. This
course is one of a handful in the UK and beyond which can furnish these
Close to London and the hub of the national culture and
media industry, this brand new course will draw on this considerable
experience and success to create a uniquely challenging, innovative and
diverse opportunity for those of you who wish to work in the games and
interactive entertainment industries