Games Development

Level 2

This course is the perfect introduction to the skills and techniques needed to design assets for computer games.

Entry Requirements

Three or more GCSEs at grade 3 or above, including English (Language or Literature). more


One Year


RSL Level 2 Diploma

Work on projects to develop independence in your learning.

Develop your animation and writing skills ready for Level 3 study.

Create 8-bit style 2D games, pixel art, game audio, levels and animations.


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Entry Requirements

Three or more GCSEs at grade 3 or above, including English (Language or Literature).

GoLive - Skills for work, skills for life

GoLive is a core part of your study programme, developing your wider skills for work and life. We help you to reach your potential and find your path to the next big step, be that a degree, further training or the world of work.

Maths and English

If you are 16-18 and don’t already have GCSE Grades 4 or above in mathematics and/or English Literature or Language, it will be compulsory for you to do a GCSE level maths and/or English course alongside your studies with us. Learn more here.

Careers and Progression

Move up to our Games Art or Games Technology Level 3 courses which give you the chance to specialise further. Career options open to you include Games Developer, QA Tester, Concept Artist or Sound Designer.

Student Benefits

A range of student-friendly offers are available in partnership with WEX. These vary by store so check in with your local branch to see what support they can provide you as an ACC learner.

Fees and Funding

Manchester 16-18*


Manchester 19+*

£0 – £1,287

All other campuses 16-18*


All other campuses 19+

£0 – £2,882


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