Games Design, Game Art Courses

The future is here, and it’s game changing. Learn about the cutting-edge technology of virtual reality, which is influencing almost every major industry today.

Through this hands-on course, our dedicated instructors will introduce you to the fundamental aspects of virtual reality technology - now a multi-billion dollar market, revolutionising the entertainment, engineer, defence and healthcare industries.

Students will learn how to create and manage a virtual reality environment, design 3D scenes and be taught the essential element of interactivity using Oculus Rift and Touch technology.

You will graduate this course having built your own virtual reality project, which you will present to technology experts for feedback.










Topics covered

  • Unity 5
  • 3D production pipeline
  • 3D scene creation
  • Interactivity
  • External devices
  • Publishing virtual reality


What you’ll learn

By the end of the course you should be able to:

  • Understand the basic principles of virtual reality including interactivity, environment creation, 3D design and external devices.
  • Create your own virtual reality project using cutting-edge technologies
  • Successfully publish your own immersive virtual reality experience


Who should attend

This course is ideal for technologists with a basic knowledge of coding who would like to learn more about virtual and augmented reality. It is highly recommended for students who want to apply for further study in audio or games.





Follow up courses

BA (Hons) in Game Programming

You should bring a notebook and pen to classes. You may also wish to bring your own laptop or tablet, however, this is not necessary.  

  Date from Date to Day(s) of the week Time Duration  
  4 April 2017 2 June 2017 Tues, Thurs 18.30-21.30 10 Weeks  
  26 June 2017 7 July 2017 Mon-Fri 18.30-21.30 10 Days  
  4 September 2017 3 November 2017 Tues, Thurs 18.30-21.30 10 Weeks  
  4 December 2017 15 December 2017 Mon-Fri 18.30-21.30 10 Days