Toying with applying for Gamer Camp: Pro, but unsure whether or not to take the plunge? Well, why not try the demo out first before making that important investment in your future?
Pop along to the Gamer Camp: Pro Open Day on 19th March 2011 and you'll get a taster of what Gamer Camp is all about with taster sessions, free coffee and all the dry but important info you'll need to know about accommodation, fees and loans.
For the uninitiated, Gamer Camp Pro gives you:
- 9 months of tangible, intensive, game development experience in a studio environment
- Fundamental, technical grounding in the specific skills the industry require
- An MA in Video Games Development from Birmingham City University
- Your own working console game to impress recuriters
To attend the Open Day, we strongly recommend that you should be in either the final year of your degree, or have relevant experience or a degree in either an art, design, maths, physics, or computer science based course.
For further information, including course structure and fees, please visit GamerCamp.co.uk.
Gamer Camp: Pro Open Day Schedule
|13.30-14:00||Arrival with Coffee/Tea|
|14:00-14:45||Overview of Gamer Camp by Oliver Williams (Operations Director) and Guy Wilday (Studio Director), and tour of facilities|
|14:45-15:30||Games Design Taster Session: In groups of 10, create a design specification for a sequel to a million+ selling title|
|15:30-15:45||Break for refreshments|
Concept art presented back to students, followed by a presentation from a games industry speaker on getting into the games industry
When & Where
NTI Birmingham is a leading centre for super-vocational, degree-level and masters courses in video games development, digital marketing and film distribution and part of Birmingham City University.
Our courses are all developed in collaboration with industry partners such as McCann Erickson, Found, Zoober, Sony Computer Entertainment Europe and The Works Film Group.