Our design courses focus on exploring your creativity. You’ll gain industry understanding and experience through live projects, industry placements and guest lecturers. Recent guests have included Toby Coffey of the National Theatre, Josh Zammit of Electronic Arts and Marco Pasquariello of Snap Studios.
We’re in Zone 1, meaning you’ll study in the centre of one of the most thriving design sectors in the UK. London is a creative hub, giving you immediate access to art and cultural activities, from Tate Modern to the British Film Institute.
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Learn from academics with commercial experience, such as Siobhan Thomas, voted one of the top 30 women in Games.
Students have completed placements and volunteered with organisations including the BBC, Tate Britain, Ubisoft and Ninja Tune.
Visit us on our Open Days and discuss your study options with our academics, talk to current students about their experience of LSBU, take a tour of our vibrant central London campus and experience our industry-standard facilities and student residences.
BA/BSc Game Design and Development student Otavio Pliger shares how his course has encouraged him to pursue his dream career in the gaming industry.
The Sound Studio features a control and live room, ideal for post-production work, mixing and recording small bands. Both rooms are acoustically treated and isolated.
The Film Studio is a double-height room with a lighting grid, DMX lighting control, green screen backdrop, air conditioning, green room (for make-up and wardrobe) and sound isolation for use as a soundstage.
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Hollywood actor David Oyelowo awarded honorary doctorate by London South Bank University
15 October 2018
LSBU loans Dorothy Mead’s Reclining Nude painting to Tate Britain
6 March 2018
Dynamic partnership with London South Bank University and the V & A proves a hit
24 January 2018
LSBU hosts first Media Communications and Cultural Studies Association conference
13 January 2018
Thomas’ success proves Asperger’s is no barrier in academia
29 November 2017
LSBU leads by example in tackling sustainability challenges
22 November 2017
Mayor of London certifies LSBU a healthy place to work
15 November 2017
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14 November 2017
LSBU awards six honorary graduates and fellows
10 November 2017
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14 December 2018Two Gentlemen of Verona, directed by Aled Pedrick
15 December 2018Two Gentlemen of Verona, directed by Aled Pedrick
8 February 2019Beyond the Console: Gender and Narrative Games - Day One
9 February 2019Beyond the Console: Gender and Narrative Games - Day Two