Members of the teaching staff have wide-ranging experience in the games industry and can help you to build your own contacts.
Solent is the founder member of the Southern Independent Games Network (SIGN), providing students with many crucial networking and knowledge sharing opportunities. SIGN focuses on the business aspects of the video games industry, offering support in areas such as funding, tax, marketing and copyright law.
The course has very strong links to gaming via the teaching staff’s industry experience, proximity to the UK’s game development capital in London, and regular visits from industry professionals. Recent visitors have included staff from Codemasters, Climax, Aardvark Swift and Stainless Games.