Computer Games (Digital and Creative Industries) Level 2

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Transform your ideas into digital reality with this technical programme.You’ll explore technical skills ranging from video editing to animation as you craft concepts and bring them to life using industry standard software. You will also gain an understanding of the wider creative digital industry and how it influences computer games.


Who is this course for?

If you’re in year 11 or 12 and are looking to take the next steps towards your career these courses are for you. Our vast selection of vocational courses span a range of subjects and combine academic study with practical skills. Study in industry standard facilities and use our industry links to prepare for progression.

Benefits / Skills

  • Analyse and identify how games products appeal to and influence audiences.
  • Create your own concepts and translate those into creative digital products.
  • Develop practical skills in digital art, video editing, animation, and sound processing.
  • Gain confidence with industry standard software, tools, and technologies.
  • Entry Requirements

    Four GCSEs at grade 3 or above including English or maths. English and maths will be built into your course if your grades are below 4.

    Career Progression

    Progression may include a level 3 qualification, an apprenticeship, or relevant employment.

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    Course Details


    1 year

    Study Type

    Full time

    Start Date


    Course Code


    Course Fee (16-18)

    No fee

    Course Fee (Adult)

    £2,469 plus exam fee of £114   You may be entitled to support with fees. Click here for more info.

    Course Facts


    Take advantage of our exciting industry links with Games Republic, GaMaYo, IBM, Sleepy Brain Studios, EGX Rezzed, Yorkshire Games Festival.

    Extra Curriculum

    We provide full-time arts education to over 1,000 students every year, from level 1 through to BA Honours degrees. If you are successful in gaining a place on one of our specialist courses, we will work with you to develop your creative skills and prepare you for the next big step – either to university, drama school, art college or the world of work.

    School of Creative Arts
    Leeds City College
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