Taught course

Independant Games and Playable Experience Design

Goldsmiths, University of London · Computing

Entry requirements

You should have an undergraduate degree of at least upper second class standard with an interest in and capability for working in interdisciplinary contexts using technology. In exceptional circumstances, outstanding practitioners or individuals with strong commercial experience may be considered.

Months of entry


Course content

Providing skills to reflect the rapid change in the games industry and offering one of the first programs in the UK to target this unique and contemporary course, the MA in Independent Games and Playable Experience Design will equip students with a professional degree that will offer critically engaging themes and technologies.

The MA in Independent Games and Playable Experience Design focuses on developing aesthetic awareness, creating compelling mechanics and the ability to craft innovative narratives in games and immersive experiences. Students will be given the skills needed to run a small business and produce quality design on a highly professional level.

Visiting guest lecturers, researchers and artists from around the world will stimulate your critical thinking while inspiring your creativity. Skills based workshops in the latest fabrication and production methodologies will empower you to build stunning installations.

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Pheonix Perry