David Edwards

Course Director

Digital, Tech, Innovation & Business

Dave Edwards is an experienced 3D & Technical Artist and academic. He teaches on many of the earlier levels of the degree with an expertise in environment and character modelling, digital sculpting and the Unreal Engine.

Academic qualifications

BSc (Hons) Interactive Entertainment Technology,

MSc Computer Games Design,

MA Education


3D Games Art pipeline

Research interests

Games art pipeline, Photogrammetry, Environmental Storytelling


Introduction to 3D Modelling for Games, Contemporary Aesthetics and Visual Structure, Negotiated Games Art Study, Advanced 3D Modelling

in the UK for Quality Education

Sustainable Development Goal 4, Times Higher Education Impact Rankings 2024

for Career Prospects

Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2023

for Facilities

Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2023

for Social Inclusion

The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2023

of Research Impact is ‘Outstanding’ or ‘Very Considerable’

Research Excellence Framework 2021

of Research is “Internationally Excellent” or “World Leading”

Research Excellence Framework 2021

Four Star Rating

QS Star Ratings 2021