I have decided to retrain in the area of SPECIAL EFFECTS CGI by mastering the tool sets used in the Games Industry.
By taking a HND (Higher National Diploma) in Games Design at the City of Liverpool College. Starting Sept 2016.
I believe the future of producing any type of product lies in creating VIRTUAL PHOTO REALISTIC examples for decission making and ultimately pre-
My mission is to create a tool/s that Designers, Managers, Sales forces and Customers would use to improve their daily work.
The Higher National Diploma is a two year course in Video Game Design, focusing primarily on art work and ultimately ‘Level Design’. The qualification provides a thorough grounding in the key concepts and practical skills required in the Games Industry.
The course will equip individuals with knowledge, understanding and skills for success in a range of 3D modelling and game engine software packages.
Industry standard software and high specification equipment:
Unreal Engine 4,
Course designed and developed focusing on the current industry (working) pipeline.
Predominantly practical, computer based delivery of modules
A highly focused course for an exciting, dynamic and ever growing industry
The programme is assessed through the submission of written essays in the form of:
Visual journals and sketchbooks.
Project based practical assessments, assessment of studio practice, a final project and the submission of a relevant dissertation in year 2.
UNIT 2 CHARACTER ARTIST
UNIT 9 ENVIRONMENT ARTIST
UNIT 69 3D MODELING
(FOR COMPUTER GAMES)
UNIT 18 PROCEDURAL PROGRAMING