What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 96-104 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers90%
Provided by UCAS, this is the percentage of applicants who were offered a place on the course last year. Note that not all applicants receiving offers will take up the place, so this figure is likely to differ from applicants to places.
Tuition fee & financial support£9,250
Maximum annual fee for UK students. NHS-funded, sandwich or part-time course fees may vary.
If you live in:
- Scotland and go to a Scottish university, you won’t pay tuition fees
- Northern Ireland and go to an NI uni, you’ll pay £3,805 in tuition fees
- Wales you’ll pay £3,810 in fees and get a tuition fee grant to cover the rest
Every degree course is different, so it’s important to find one that suits your interests and matches the way you prefer to work – from the modules you’ll be studying to how you’ll be assessed. Top things to look for when comparing courses
The BA (Hons) Game Design and Development degree at LSBU is an established and highly respected, innovative, and practical programme of study that is consistently recognised by industry as being a leader in the field of games education. Founded in 2004, it was one of the first undergraduate courses in the country to offer creative and critical skills in video game design. While studying on the course you will learn the key skills required to create games for a wide range of gaming platforms: computers, arcades, gaming consoles, mobile phones, and online multi-player gaming. More than that, you’ll graduate from the course with the understanding of how to create great games, learned hands-on from industry specialists. The course produces award-winning graduates who are sought after both nationally and internationally.
Year 1 • 2D Game design • Art and sound design • Memory games (theory module) • 3D modelling • Industry and professional practice • Convergent media frameworks Year 2 • Story design • Organic modelling and animation • 3D level design • Re:creation (theory module) • Coding and programming • Collaborative practices Year 3 • Advanced game project (triple module) • Tangible play • Dissertation (double module)
London South Bank University offers professionally focused degrees in the heart of London. Situated 15 minutes from the Thames, it is ideally located for exploring the city. The majority of courses are accredited by professional bodies, and feature opportunities for work experience, which allows students to take advantage of the university’s links with industry.
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Typical Ucas points
2:1 or above
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