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NPA Computer Games Development course

This exciting new course will allow students to learn about how computer games are made, and by the end of the course they will develop a game of their own.
Practicalities
  • Day/time: Wednesdays from September, 10am-3pm, until June 2020
  • Finances: Course is part time and compatible with benefits. Financial support may be available in some circumstances
  • Support: Additional guidance and support will be available to all students, to help with any difficulties while on the course
  • Progression: On successful completion, students will be guaranteed interviews for a range of higher-level courses at Edinburgh College
  • Application criteria may apply. Please contact us if you're not sure.
Course Content

The NPA Computer Games Development will be delivered by an Edinburgh College lecturer, and will includes 3 units:

  • Games Design - Students will think about what kind of game they want to create, researching and testing opther games along the way
  • Media Assets - Students will use audio software like Audacity and graphics software like Paint.net to create graphics, creating the assets for their game
  • Games Development - Learning some basic programming on Scratch, students will develop the knowledge to start making their own game.
Registration details

Please complete the attached application form and return to grahamredpath@accesstoindustry.co.uk.

Please see attached poster, and feel free to circulate to anyone you think may be interested.

For further information or any questions, please contact Graham on 0131 260 9721 / grahamredpath@accesstoindustry.co.uk.

Start date

2nd September 2019

Location

Access to Industry, 156 Cowgate, Edinburgh, EH1 1RP.

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