Ready to gain the skills and experience you’ll need for a career in the dynamic games industry? Hit start with a Games Design and Animation course at Mid Cheshire College.

You’ll have access to the high-end Apple Suite and a range of powerful software, learning the real-world skills required in the gaming industry. 

You’ll be designing and creating 3D models and environments, animating your own characters and navigating through your own interactive worlds. You’ll acquire vital digital illustration skills, tackle motion graphics and video effects, as well as boosting your web skills developing apps and online games. 

You’ll take your creations from sketchbook to screen and complete your course with a portfolio of finished products and experience of designing and animating in a realistic studio environment.

You’ll develop your drawing abilities, and learn essential research and analytical methods.

Potential Games Design and Animation careers include:

Games designer, 3D designer, 3D animator, digital illustrator, motion graphics animator, app developer, games developer

Courses Available

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BTEC National Foundation Diploma in Creative Digital Media Production Pathway


Want to get paid to earn a degree-level qualification? You can at Mid Cheshire College thanks to our new Higher Apprenticeship courses.

You’ll work towards a nationally recognised qualification demonstrating your understanding and expertise in your chosen industry. You’ll combine assessment work with vital real-life experience, putting your knowledge into action at work.

You’ll follow a bespoke learning plan, created collaboratively by your employer and Mid Cheshire College, and designed to give you the most relevant teaching and training for your chosen industry.

You’ll complete the apprenticeship with a National Vocational Qualification (QCF) equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree, as well as a portfolio of completed work, a Technical Certificate, and proven on-the-job experience.

Entry requirements for Higher Apprenticeships are flexible, as apprentices will come from a range of education and employment backgrounds. If you’d like to discuss Higher Apprenticeships, get in touch with one of our advisors.

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Money matters.
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