Games Art & Animation (BA Hons)

The BA (Hons) degree in Games Art and Animation provides invaluable grounding to embark on a career within the ever developing computer games industry.

From the outset, through experimentation and the development of original ideas, the creation of 2D and 3D game assets, environments, characters and animations is at the centre of course, underpinned by theory and academic study .

Students will be working with industry-standard creative software and game engines used by developers throughout the world preparing them realistically for a successful career ahead.


Year 1
Toolkit for Success
Drawing Skills for Concept Art
2D Animation Production
Practical Skills for Computer Games
3D Modelling for Computer Games
Computer Games Studies

Year 2
Understanding the Computer Games Industry
Advanced Computer Games Studies
3D Character Modelling and Animation
3D Games Environments
Game Level Production

Year 3
Your Promotional Portfolio
Industry Investigation
Industry Pitch
Games Production Live Brief
Major Production in Games Art and Animation

Entry Requirements
64 UCAS Points
All offers are subject to an interview and creative pitch.

Click here on the UCAS link to start your application.


UCAS code I630
Awarded by Staffordshire University
Duration – 3 Years
Location – Liverpool
Fee – New Entrants, Full Time. Home and EU students: £8995 per year of study