Games Development Courses At SSR


If you dream of developing a console or mobile game for others to play, then choosing to study on one of our Games Development courses could be one of the best decisions you’ll ever make.

Whether you choose to study our 6 month Games Development Industry Diploma - starting in March 2016 - or our foundation degree in Games Development beginning in September 2016 - we’ll help you hone your creativity and get your games into the hands of gamers.

You’ll learn varying depths of games development across a range of genres including first person shooters, puzzle games, real time strategies and platformers. Understand scripting using Unity and Unreal Engine’s visual based interface, create textures and maps for use in 3D materials, get to grips with level design, destructible scenery and prototyping and investigate the science of game-play mechanics.

Get skilled in design and production and learn how to get your games into the hands of the people who matter.

Below are several courses for you to browse. Have a look, drop us a line or sign up today.

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Games Development Summer School

Fantastic evening with Lauren Deakin Davies who came in to talk about her time in the industry, as well as her roles as music producer and artist. .
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From setting up her own studio at the bottom of her garden, to winning 'Breakthrough Studio Engineer' at the European Pro Sounds awards, Lauren has made much more than an impression in the industry.
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Special thanks to the Audio Engineering Society for such a great evening
📍OUR STORIES .
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Specialising in creative composition and electronic music performance, Aaron Turner  is one of our Electronic Music Production tutors. .
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From producing his own music under the alias, Perfume Advert to a regular slot on NTS Radio, Aaron has his finger firmly on the industry's pulse. .
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We caught up with Aaron to find out what he is up to at the minute.
Over the past few months, we've been taking part in this year's UK Music Remix Competition with the @bsideproject - a project in partnership with @hospitalrecords & @medschoolmusic .
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As part of the competition, 13 of our students, across a variety of courses, submitted their own individual remixes of @etherwooduk's track, A Hundred Oceans. .
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One of our BA (Hons) Electronic Music Production & Performance students, Kacper Kurczynski - who produces under the name KASPA. had his track shortlisted, and is heading to TileYard Studios in London for 'The Remix Awards', with all our participating students in support
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KASPA. we wish you the best of luck!
💥💥 WE'RE EXPANDING 💥💥
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 Last November, we decided to return to our roots and rebrand as  Spirit Studios to celebrate nearly 40 years within the creative industries
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4 months down the line, and there has already been some pretty big changes, from creating new facilities and upgrading many of our studios .
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And so, as we continue to grow, we've created 4 brand new roles within our studios! .
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To apply for any of the roles, please visit spiritstudios.ac.uk/jobs/
💥CREATIVE SPIRIT: WIGWAM ACOUSTICS💥
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Wigwam Acoustics - one of the world's leading sound companies - came into our studios to speak to our students about job opportunities in the industry 👨‍🎓🎚👩‍🎓🎛
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As part of our ongoing efforts to strengthen our links with the industry, many of our students have already gained valuable work placements at Wigwam. 🎶🎤🎧🎹
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Want the full story? Check out 'Our Stories' on our website.
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Meet Danni Skerritt, aka Dirty Freud - one of our top-notch Electronic Music Production tutors
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Signed to Ninja Tune, sharing the label with the likes of Bicep, Bonobo and Peggy Gou, Danni Skerritt is constantly rubbing shoulders with some of the biggest names in the industry .
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Busy working on tracks with grime MC, Jammer and Paigey Cakey, we caught up with Danni to hear what he has been up! .
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NEXT OPEN DAY ➡️ Sat 30 March .
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See our studios, get involved in practical demos and talk to our expert tutors & support staff.
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Register online: 
www.spiritstudios.ac.uk/open-days/
📌 OUR STORIES 
Meet Damion O'Brien - one of our expert technicians. 🔌👨‍💻📟
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From being picked up by Atlantic Records and Vice, to trending on a major Spotify playlist, Damion has a track record of success in the industry 📺🎬📽
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Aswell as working as a Technician, specialising in DAW software and plugins, Damion has also taught on the Electronic Music Production course here at Spirit Studios 👨‍🎤
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Want to find out more? Click the 🔗 in the bio 
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💥 We're still buzzing from the past couple of days. 💥
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On Tuesday and Wednesday, we exhibited at the UCAS Higher Education Exhibition at Manchester Central. .
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We had bucket loads of students literally chomping at the bit to get stuck in and make some music. .
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From making beats using the Ableton Push, to playing round with drum racks and trying their hand at reverb. 🎹🎛🎚
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Did you have a go? Keep an eye out for the completed track ... landing in your inbox very soon 👀
'THIS IS MANCHESTER, WE DO THINGS DIFFERENTLY HERE'
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Over the past year, we have helped @spacemonkeysband turn their dream of recording a new album into a reality.
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We go back a long way... from recording with us back in our Tariff St days to returning to record the next album in our studios.⏪
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@spacemonkeysband, it's always a pleasure. 👽🐵 📸 PHOTO CREDIT: @trust_a_fox