1.88 / 5
1.88 / 5

Design studies, Abertay University (Dundee)

5 Reviews by Students #59 out of 143 UK Universities for Design studies

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Accommodation in Dundee

The Old Mill offers a variety of room types
Central location, common room with TV and games
Only a 5-minute walk from Abertay University

Covid-19 Response

TEACHING DELIVERY STATUS:
Confirmed Sept/Oct start (delayed start date)
TEACHING MODE:
Online learning
OPEN DAYS:
Virtual open day experiences online
TEACHING NOTES:
The majority of teaching and assessment at Abertay will be online for the remainder of the 2020/21 Academic Year.
This is the latest available data taken from the abertay.ac.uk website on 12th April 2021. Read all universities responses in our Covid-19 university response article.

5 Design studies reviews at Abertay University (Dundee)


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Student Review: 4 /5

Computer Arts, BA Hons

By member453988 On 8th February 21

Teaching staff are by the courses biggest strengths. Especially Gordon brown, Finlay Pearson and Ryan locke, they are the figureheads in my opinion.

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Student Review: 1 /5

Computer Arts, BA Hons

By sleepincarnate On 24th November 20

If you want to study art here, just spare your money and time and get some good online courses, you will learn just as much, since lecturers don't go farther than teaching the basics of any software here. The majority of learning is always on you and the feedback is extremely lacking. You will see huge posters about taking care of your mental health plastered along the halls because they are at the point they expect you to feel depressed during the time here. No one can manage their time and feedback lacking is always blamed on lack of time overall, even though they have months to prepare and review their schedules. You will have to deal with academic researchers who never had to apply to a game career in their life and game designers who wish to enslave you to create bizarre and boring game concepts which you’ll never ever be able to display in your portfolio because they’re so awkward, even for student projects. And yes, the above is the art course. Stay away, trust me on this.

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Student Review: 1 /5

Game Design And Production Management, BA Hons

By TomBoy On 14th April 20

A lot of bullying going on and not a lot of teachig.

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Student Review: 1 /5

Computer Arts, BA Hons

By member1047152 On 4th April 20

Massive waste of time. Catered almost entirely to game design students. Whole units will be spent as slaves to make THEIR units feasible, because they don't have the talent to actually do anything on their own. And then, to make up for that, you'll have big personal projects where you'll be lucky to get 1 minute of feedback a week because the tutors are too busy gabbing away with the students they're "pally" with and never bother to circulate until it's too late and they "promise they'll get to everyone next time". They won't.

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Student Review: 5 /5

Computer Arts, BA Hons

By member1340274 On 11th July 19

Not enough jobs in the area

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