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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.
  • 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 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

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 /

Start date

2nd September 2019


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

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