Computer Games Design

The computer gaming industry has grown to become the UK’s most
lucrative entertainment sector, contributing over £2.2 billion to the economy. The Computer Games Design Club gives students an opportunity to develop their interests in this area, learning key industry skills as well as extending their experience and enhancing their CV’s, making sure they stand out from the crowd in a competitive jobs market.

Over the course of the year the club will cover topics including: Tutorials; Mechanics; Atmosphere; Sound & Visuals; Types of game design; Game development pipeline; Teaching and guiding the player; What makes a game fun?; Difficulty in games, getting it right; Moral and ethical messages and meaning for and in video games.