About this course

You'll learn all you need to know as a Games Artist enabling you to create environments, assets, lighting or game FX for mobile or console/PC development.

The UK’s Games industry is world leading and strategically important to the future of the Creative Industries in the UK. Games are everywhere and have grown from being mainly based on PCs and consoles to be common on phones, tablets and the web. They cut across all groups of players and by some measures the industry is bigger than the film industry.

Our Video Games Art & Effect Production course has been designed to meet the demand for new creative talent to take on roles as game artists and visual effects artists. It is focused on developing your artistic skills and creativity as preparation for a career in the games industry.

It has been developed with guidance from our partners and industry advisors, and you learn the principles behind the creation of environments, assets and visual effects to a professional standard as well as the practical vocational experience to secure a job in the games industry.

This course is perfect

  • If you want to jump to an advanced career in Video Games Art & Effects Production.
  • If you want technical-level skills in Video Games Art & Effects Production.
  • If you’re serious about furthering your career in Video Games Art Production.
  • If you’re a student or graduate Video Games Art Producer preparing for the job market.
  • For creative and technical career changers.

Want to find out more? Book a 1-2-1 with our admissions team or come and visit us on an Open Day.

Game Jam 2016
Game Jam 2016

Course summary

  • LOCATION
    Escape Studios West
  • COURSE START DATES
    25 May 2017
    2 October 2017
  • TUITION FEES
    £14,995 (£15,495 for courses booked after 1 April 2017)
  • MODE OF STUDY
    Full time
  • PROGRAMME DURATION
    18 weeks

Contact us

  • Escape Studios West, Shepherds West, Rockley Road, W14 0DA
  • 0207 348 1920
  • admissions@escapestudios.com