QQI (FETAC) Level 5 Award
Course Code: M5

This extremely popular course is an introduction to 3D computer game design and development. Learners will design and create their own computer games. The course examines all aspects of computer game production and learners will acquire a comprehensive knowledge of game design as well as an extensive portfolio of work.

Programme of Study:

Games Design Theory
3D Modelling
3D Animation
Game Logic
2D Texturing
Sound design
Art & Drawing

The comprehensive programme of study enables the student to take control of all aspects of the design phases of their games; Concepts can be brought to reality in the art room, designs and plans are then transferred to computer, models are generated, rigged, animated and textured for use in games while interactive and in game sounds are produced in the sound studio. In this way, the student will produce two games in this course.

Number of places: 24

Course Costs: Approximately €600 per year (including €200 government Tax)

Qualification: Level 5 FETAC Major Award in Creative Media

Duration: This is a full-time, one year course which runs from September to May

Application: Applicants should have at least a pass Leaving Cert. Mature applicants welcome. All applicants will be interviewed.

Apply online here: https://bife2013.enrol.ie/bife2013/

Title: 3D Game Design Foundation Course, Bray Institute of Further Education, Bray, Co. Wicklow