Full course name: Games Design and Animation
Year running: 17/18
Awarding body: EDEXCEL
Games Design is an exciting and new industry. The new Level 2 Games Design and Animation course at Sir George Monoux Sixth Form College has a pathway focused on the practical aspects of the games industry. The course focuses on skills which will help you progress onto a Level 3 course. During the course, you will also have the opportunity to take part in games related trips such as EGX and Rezzed.
On the course you will learn how to produce digital illustrations, create and test 2D games, as well as plan and produce 2D animation. This will enable you to choose the most appropriate pathway at the end of your Level 2 course.
BTEC Games Design and Animation is assessed through external exams coursework and practical work.
Studying Games Design leads to careers in the gaming industry, as well as careers in Programming, IT and Media