About the courseJoin a course that scored 92% for "The Teaching on my Course" in the National Student Survey 2019 Our TIGA accreditation, which is part of our three year degree, gives you a badge of excellence to show future employers Improve your prospects with guest speakers and live briefs from companies like Sony, Sumo Digital, Jagex, and Frontier Take part in events with industry reps like gaming festival Brains Eden, hosted every year by ARU, where games studios snap up the latest talent Study in Cambridge - Anglia Ruskin Univeristy, home to developers including Jagex, Frontier Developments and Ninja Theory, who are currently building a new base on Newmarket Road complete with a gaming pub. The East of England has 135 active games companies. Our Computer Games Art course scored 92% for ‘The Teaching on my Course in the National Student Survey 2019. Receive ongoing support to find placements and work experienceOur BA (Hons) Computer Games Art degree will equip you with 3D computer games skills in modelling, texturing and animation, enabling you to create characters, environments and special effects.Youll learn how to plan your designs using concept art and bring them to life using animation and interactive games software such as Unity 3D. Youll also be given access to the latest technologies, supported by a dedicated Computer Graphics Technical Officer.According to Microsoft, "65% of todays students will be doing jobs that dont even exist yet". Our flexible modules will allow you to explore different aspects of the digital arts as well as specialise in your chosen area, helping you future-proof your career.Thanks to our close links with other Cambridge - Anglia Ruskin Univeristy School of Art courses, youll also have the chance to work with illustrators, animators, graphic designers and film students, preparing you for future collaborations and employment in creative industries outside of gaming.With help from industry-based lecturers as well as our o
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AboutAnglia Ruskin University (ARU) is in East Anglia, United Kingdom. Its origins are in the Cambridge School of Art, founded by William John Beamont in 1858. It became a university in 1992 and was renamed after John Ruskin in 2005. It is one of the “post-1992 universities”. Anglia Ruskin has 39,400 students worldwide with campuses in Cambridge, Chelmsford, Peterborough and London. It shares further campuses with the College of West Anglia in Kings Lynn, Wisbech and Cambridge and has partnerships with universities around the world including Berlin, Budapest, Trinidad, Singapore and Kuala Lumpur.
There are four faculties of study at the university: Faculty of Business and Law, Faculty of Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences, Faculty of Health, Education, Medicine & Social Care and Faculty of Science & Engineering. The universitys Lord Ashcroft International Business School (LAIBS) in Cambridge and Chelmsford is one of the largest business schools in the East of England. In 2019, the School of Medicine was formally opened at its Chelmsford campus by Prince Edward, Duke of Kent. It was awarded Entrepreneurial University of the Year in the 2014 Times Higher Education Awards. It won the Duke of York Award for University Entrepreneurship at the Lloyds Bank National Business Awards 2016.
Placing within the top 350 institutions in the world (Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2019), the multicultural Anglia Ruskin University is home to students from more than 185 countries.
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Our friendly, bustling campus is a stone’s throw from the centre of Cambridge, often described as the perfect student city. Cambridge has been renowned as a centre of learning since the 13th century. It is a beautiful city with outstanding architecture, a picturesque riverside setting, bags of history and culture, and a buzzing social scene.