Sue Messingham

Course Leader: FdA Games Development and BSc(Hons) Game Assets Development


Teaching Areas: Games Development


Specialist Areas of Delivery: Programming (C++, C#, Java, ActionScript, JavaScript, VB, Delphi),  Visual Scripting (Blueprints in UE4), Project Management, Games Design, 2D animation (Flash)


Biography:  After achieving a First Class BSc (Hons) Computing and Internet Technologies at Northbrook (Open University) in 2005, Sue began working as a part-time lecturer at Northbrook, delivering and assessing a variety of computing and game development skills including: programming, game design, system analysis and project management.  Whilst studying for her BSc (which she undertook part-time as a mature student) she was also working as a part-time Teaching Assistant in a local primary school and as a freelance programmer; developing applications to be used to support learning at Key Stages 1 and 2.


In 2010, Sue achieved the DTLLS qualification. Since 2012 she has worked as a full-time lecturer with a focus on delivering programming, project management and game design within both college level and university level games development courses.



Email: s.messingham@nbcol.ac.uk