Course Code: DLO
Duration: 1 Year
This is an exciting practical programme for computer games enthusiasts who would like to pursue a career in the games development industry. The course is focused on the industry programs and applications that enable the production of both game content and general production. Successful students may apply to progress onto the HND in Digital Design and Technology (UX, UI) and the HND in Creative Media Production (Computer Game Design) here in BCFE.
Five O6/H7 in Leaving Certificate/LCVP or a merit in Leaving Certificate Applied or QQI level 4 Certificate. Good computer literacy and a knowledge of computer games styles. The academic entry requirements may be waived for mature applicants (21+).
Graduates with a merit profile may apply for entry to the HND in Digital Design and Technology (UX, UI) and the HND in Creative Media Production (Computer Game Design) in BCFE. Graduates may progress to courses in Higher Education Institutions on a competitive basis through the new QQI Common Awards System (CAS). For information on the scheme see Higher Education Links Scheme.