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Games, Animation and VFX Skills and UCAS Points

We are pleased to announce that the AIM Awards Level 3 Extended Diploma in Games, Animation and VFX Skills (QCF) 601/6428/1 qualification has been approved by UCAS to carry admission points to support university applications.


The University and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS) is a UK-based organisation responsible for managing applications to Higher Education courses. Its aim is to help learners make informed choices that are right for them - guiding them, as well as their parents and advisers, through the Higher Education application process. Applications through UCAS are conducted using the UCAS Tariff. This is a means of allocating points to compare post-16 qualifications used for entry into Higher Education.


The Level 3 Extended Diploma in Games, Animation and VFX Skills qualification has been allocated the following points for each grade, and these will be published in May 2016:


Pass Merit Distinction
48 96 144


If you would like more information on this qualification or details on how to offer this qualification, please contact the AIM Awards Business Development Team on 01332 341822 Alternatively, take a look at this qualification here.  


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