Taught course

Games Art and Design

University of Hertfordshire · School of Creative Arts

Entry requirements

An honours degree (2:2 or above) in a relevant subject. If degree is not in a relevant subject, applicants will need appropriate knowledge, skills and experience. Applicants without a degree will need to show they have appropriate professional experience and skills to benefit from the course. We may also be able to take into account accredited prior learning (APL) or accredited prior experiential learning (APEL). In all cases candidates need to demonstrate through a portfolio or interview that they have strong related skills or a body of skills that show preparedness for intensive new learning in workshops or software processes.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

This course aims to equip students for a successful career in the future of interactive entertainment. It fuses technical knowledge of real-time rendering with the aesthetic decisions and traditional skills needed to be a games artist.

Information for international students

If English is not the first language, a minimum IELTS score of 6.5 or equivalent will be required.

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months


part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

01707 284800