Courses / Game Box

Duration: 1 Year

About the Course

The Diploma in Games Design and Animation - (DGDA) is a diploma programme that has been developed in consultation with the industry to ensure students have the best opportunity to meet the needs of employers and the industry. This programme focuses on the art and design of computer games and animation where students will concentrate on specific needs as a professional game artist, designer, developer and animator.

Learning curves involved game development cycle, through which all the following areas are covered: pitching game ideas to writing game design documents, creating concept art and developing technical design documents, modelling, coding, texturing and animating and finally testing and marketing the game. Students can develop their potential beyond this base as they continue to work and study.

Core Subjects

  • Fundamental of Games Art and Animation
  • Cartooning and Comic Design
  • Colour Theory
  • 3D Modelling
  • 3D Animation
  • Digital Imaging
  • Graphic Layout

Areas of Study Include

  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Premiere Pro
  • Autodesk 3Ds Max
  • Autodesk Mudboxx
  • Pixologic Z-Brush
  • Adobe Affter Effect
  • Unity Gaming Engine & Projects