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Professional Contexts

When you'll study it
Semester 1
CATS points
ECTS points
Level 6
Module lead
Adam Procter
Academic year

Module overview

Professional Contexts is an exciting series of industry speaker events and conversations that act as a facilitator to connect you directly to the game Industry. Speakers will provide multiple angles from the current Games industry and discuss how your working practice could connect to the industry.

This module focusses on employability related themes, and will allow you to research key industry practitioners and their ways of working, offering you the opportunity to analyse and define an area of games practice. The Professional Contexts module will develop and encourage you to engage with the requirements and skills around employability within your chosen specialisms in Games Design & Art. The first semester of the final year is a critical juncture for thinking and planning your future career as you are about to undertake your final project on the programme. This module will enhance your ability to position yourself with your chosen field of work and equip you with a strategy for employment.