The London College UCK
Creative Media Production (Game Development) HNC
The London College UCK

Course modalities offered

Key Course Facts

Course Description

The purpose of BTEC Higher National Certificate in Creative Media Production (Game Development) is to develop you as professional, self-reflecting individual able to meet the demands of employers in the creative media business sector and adapt to a constantly changing world.

The objectives of the BTEC Higher National Certificate in Creative Media Production (Game Development) are as follows: ● To equip students with Creative Media Production with the skills, knowledge and understanding necessary to achieve high performance in the global creative media production environment. ● To provide education and training for a range of careers in creative media production including sound media, visual effects, motion graphics, web & app development, games development, journalism and film & television. ● To provide insight and understanding into the diversity of roles within Creative Media Production, recognising the importance of collaboration at all levels. ● To provide opportunities for students to enter or progress in employment in creative media production, or progress to higher education qualifications such as an Honours degree in Creative Media Production or a related area. ● To provide opportunities for students to develop the skills, techniques and personal attributes essential for successful working lives. ● To support students to understand the local, regional and global context of creative media production and, for those students with a global outlook, to aspire to international career pathways.


Salary of all UK Graduates of Media Production

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £21726 £18599 £23105
25-75 percentile range £17815 - £24795 £13189 - £23829 £17018 - £30132

What You Will Learn

Programme content: As a student of Creative Media Production (Game Development), HNC you will study the following course modules.

Year 1

You will benefit from an innovative variety of assessment modes. Assessment is mainly via coursework, which can take forms such as traditional essays and reports, group project work, research and consultancy projects, presentations, posters, and design of digital materials.

Entry Requirements / Admissions

Do you not fulfill the minimum requirements in terms of UCAS score, A levels, or English language requirements?
Get advice on which foundation courses are best for you to still be able to join Creative Media Production (Game Development), HNC.


Tuition Fees Creative Media Production (Game Development) HNC

EU £6165 year 1
England UK £6165 year 1

Average student cost of living in the UK

Rent £518
Water, gas electricity, internet (at home) £50
Supermarket shopping £81
Clothing £35
Eating out £33
Alcohol £27
Takeaways / food deliveries £30
Going out / entertainment (excl.alcohol, food) £24
Holidays and weekend trips £78
Transport within city £17
Self-care / sports £20
Stationary / books £13
Mobile phone / internet £13
Cable TV / streaming £7
Insurance £51
Other £95
Average student cost of living £1092

London costs approx 34% more than average, mainly due to rent being 67% higher than average of other cities. For students staying in student halls, costs of water, gas, electricity, wifi are generally included in the rental. Students in smaller cities where accommodation is in walking/biking distance transport costs tend to be significantly smaller.

How to apply

Application deadline:

January 1, 2024

This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.

Possible Entry Points:

  • year 1 (Default entry point)

What students say about studying Media Production in the UK?

  • A Day in the Life of a Media Production Student
  • A REALISTIC Week In The Life Of A Media Student (pt. 1)
  • what ONLINE UNI is like as a media production student *first year student*
  • Why I chose Media Production - Charlie, Student Vlogger
  • First-Year University Portfolio | Media Production | University of Lincoln
  • DAYS IN THE LIFE AS A UNIVERSITY STUDENT! *media production student*

About The London College UCK

The London College UCK is a tertiary education institution, focused primarily on delivering courses at the BTEC and Bachelor’s degree level to their young and mature students alike. The campus is situated in the suburban area of Cranston, in London, England.

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