The content of this qualification has been developed in consultation with key stakeholders. This ensures that the content is appropriate and consistent with current industry practice to enable learners to enter employment.
If you are interested in creating digital graphics, understanding how video games are developed and working with other media such as digital video, then this could be your first step into the world of games design/digital media.
The Higher National Certificate in Games Production is a one year full-time course, designed to provide you with the skills to progress toward industry. Completion of the course will provide you with a full Level 4 qualification and has been structured to meet the needs of a constantly evolving industry and we aim to ensure that you leave with a skill set required for a career in games production.
This course is designed as a dedicated pathway into the video game industry; where you will explore the subject in a practical environment and learn the principles behind a career in games. The course is designed for students to decide and focus on their strongest areas and would also allow you to choose a career in other related fields, such as digital graphics and marketing.