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With the enormous growth in the digital media industries, our courses will prepare you for careers in the many diverse areas or higher level study. You will have the opportunity to work in our recording studio, music practise and photography rooms. Our specialist games design is home to the latest technology in virtual and augmented reality as well as motion capture. We have an excellent track record of industry relations and a diverse range of work experience opportunities, including creating social media content for All in the Mind Festival, and interactive tools for Lasham Gliding Heritage Centre.
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Our Media and Games Design students virtual end of year exhibition is now live, click here to see what our students from across art, design, media and games have been working on this term.
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Trips and Industry Links
Media and Games Design students at BCoT have previously been on trips to Solent University to view the end of year exhibition, as well as an annual trip to the EGX games exhibition in Birmingham and photography trips around the UK. In 2019, students took part in a regional Overwatch Tournament, a gaming tournament which saw the students host qualifying heats before attending the regional finals. Students also hear presentations from a range of guest speakers, including representatives from University of Southampton about future careers and opportunities in the industry.
BCoT Media and Games Design students progressed to a number of universities including:
Academy of Contemporary Music, Music Production with Electronic Music
Bournemouth University, Games Design; Computer Animation; Technical Arts
Falmouth University, Game Art
Manchester Metropolitan University, Graphic Design
Middlesex University, Animation
Royal Holloway, University of London Film, Television and Digital Production
Solent University Film and Television, Computer Games (Art); Computer Generated Imagery; Digital Music
Staffordshire University, Computer Games Design
University for the Creative Arts, Music Marketing and Promotion
University of Bedfordshire, Media Communications
University of Brighton, Digital Film
University of Central Lancashire, Computer Games Development
University of Gloucestershire, Media Production
University of Northampton, Multimedia Journalism
University of Portsmouth, Computer Games Technology
University of Winchester, Film Production, Creative and Professional Writing
Media students lend a hand to local fitness entrepreneur.
Industry experts from the education sector met to discuss the latest trends in education technology