Computer Science (Games Programming) BSc(Hons): Course features
What this course offers you
The course is designed to provide the specialist game programming, mathematics and technical skills you need to follow a career in computer games – coupled with the teamworking skills employers require.
Optional modules enable you to tailor your degree to your own interests and career goals.
Group projects and individual assignments build your teamworking abilities and initiative skills – and provide you with games for your portfolio.
We have a dedicated games lab fully stocked with the latest development kits including PS3, X-Box and Unity Pro so you can build high-quality games and deploy them onto the latest mobile tablets and phones for Apple, Android and Windows 8.
We have a commitment to teaching excellence – and use innovative techniques and methodologies to provide you with an inspiring learning environment.
A personal tutor plus a strong educational support system will ensure you receive the help you need to reach your full potential.
If you choose the sandwich year option, you will spend a year gaining real-world experience in industry allowing you to develop a highly marketable range of knowledge, skills and experience.
Graduates of this degree will be develop the skills required to work in the games industry or computing in general. Potential careers include:
games developers and graphics programmers;
IT developers and consultants;
network support professionals;
database administrators; or
research and development posts in the games industries.
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