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Games Technology BSc Hons

Computer Science and Computer Games and Animation at Coventry University
STUDY MODEFull-Time
LENGTH3 years course
LEARNINGOn Campus
PLACEMENT YEARNot Available
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Games Technology BSc Hons

Coventry University’s Games Technology degree is a highly-focused software engineering course with a long history of training specialist programmers and developers for the video games industry world-wide.

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member947400
17th April 20

Games Technology, BSc Hons FullTime

Enjoyeable course with lots of different areas of learning

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Apply by 25 Jan

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Entry requirements for Computer Science and Computer Games and Animation at Coventry University
Entry requirements are the formal requirements students need to meet to be considered for a place on a university course. But, each year many universities accept students with lower grades. The bar chart below shows the actual UCAS tariff points of students currently on this course.
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Required subjects for Games Technology BSc Hons at Coventry University
to include one from Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Further Mathematics, Computer Science, Computing or Design Technology. Excludes General Studies.
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member947400
17th April 20

Games Technology, BSc Hons FullTime

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2nd February 22

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member755397
18th March 21

Computer Science, BSc Hons FullTime

Been worth having this as a new course i have been enjoying and it's been hard with covid but teacher trying their best and it's been a huge help and love the courrse. read more

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Dizzy
21st March 20

Computer Science, BSc Hons FullTime

Really enjoyed my course for two reasons: 1. The content on the course really interests me. 2. Some, and when I say some I mean 50%, of my teachers were very engaging. That a higher percentage of engaging teachers I’ve had than ever before. read more

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member1243399
10th November 19

Computer Science, BSc Hons FullTime

The lecturers don't know what they are doing? They only come to class and read lecture slides to confuse you. There is no value for money at all. read more

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member842372
24th September 19

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After initial week, difficulty became good you are rewarded for working harder and lecturers are useful and effective to help catch up on missed sessions. read more

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member1035870
6th February 19

Computer Science, BSc Hons FullTime

Appalling teaching. In the name of diversity and saving money one tutor teaching few different modules. Extremely poor English, on lectures barely can understand anything.Lectures read from slides, with lecturer not knowing what he is doing. You will not get any help, as at your tutorials you have the same lecturers from different subjects who give you A4 with answers for the end of the semester, because they do not know how to explain. Marking is the same as teaching. Prospects of getting a job tiny. You end up with a bit of a basics in Python, basics of C++, and a bit of a basics of Java, using Netbeans IDE. Waste of money!!! read more

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member1035870
6th February 19

Computer Science, BSc Hons FullTime

Appalling teaching. In the name of diversity and saving money one tutor teaching few different modules. Extremely poor English, on lectures barely can understand anything.Lectures read from slides, with lecturer not knowing what he is doing. You will not get any help, as at your tutorials you have the same lecturers from different subjects who give you A4 with answers for the end of the semester, because they do not know how to explain. Marking is the same as teaching. Prospects of getting a job tiny. You end up with a bit of a basics in Python, basics of C++, and a bit of a basics of Java, using Netbeans IDE. Waste of money!!! read more

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member1324968
6th December 16

Computer Science, BSc Hons FullTime

I was very impressed with the open day and the staff so couldn't wait to start. Then I was put into a group who had lectures missed off the timetable which took weeks to realise then down to us to catch up. Turns out they scheduled the coding help times into that slot so our group does not get the help we are entitled too. The staff are different to the open days very disappointed. Hard to understand the accents of the lecturers in some modules. Also very unfair groups in the ALL projects why should certain students have to do the work of 5? Oh and turns out they messed up our 2nd semester timetable again. The books we should receive have been for-fitted in return for a s***** Chromebook which helps our course in no way at all. The tutors dont have any experience in the language we are learning? I 100% regret choosing Coventry University now. read more

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member923544
9th August 16

Computer Science, BSc Hons FullTime

teaching is horrible, completely regret doing this course here, no one helps you even if you ask, they grade papers incorrectly aswell read more

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member1018826
15th November 15

Computer Science, BSc Hons FullTime

Some of the tutors have no idea what they are doing, and wont try to change their teachings - but most of them are highly professional and do a lot to help you with your work. Personal tutors are not engaging too much with their groups and are slacking off their free hours read more

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17th April 20

Games Technology, BSc Hons FullTime

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