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Computer Games Programming
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Computer Games Programming

University of Gloucestershire
On campus
 2689 Points
3 Years

Program Description

Become a multi-skilled games programmer, by getting hands on and making real games from your first year of study with a course designed and delivered by industry professionals. Games aren’t made in a vacuum – you’ll work alongside Games Design students to create worlds. You’ll develop your games programming knowledge of gameplay systems, rendering pipelines, virtual reality, artificial intelligence and procedural content generation.

Developed by industry veterans, this course gives you the skills and an edge in the competitive world of video games programming. Your mentors have a combined experience of over 30 years in the games industry, having worked on AAA franchises including Crysis, Star Wars: Battlefront, Prey, Sniper Elite, Aliens vs Predator and Bioshock.

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Year 1

Games Production

Game Engine Scripting

Programming and Mathematics

Programming Algorithms & Techniques

Year 2

All students must complete these modules:

Programming Low Level Architecture

Programming High Level Architecture

You can choose from the following modules:

Game Engine Programming

Level Design

Audio for Games

Experimental Games

Network Programming for Games

Professional Awareness

Year 3

All students must complete these modules:

Computing Technology Placement

Individual Research Project

Advanced Group Project

You can choose from the following modules:

Advanced Concepts in Gaming

Advanced Concepts in Web Production

Creative Visualization and Animation

Indie Game Development

Advanced AI Algorithms

Graphics Programming with Shaders


Graduates from this course can go on to work as:

  • Games Programmer
  • Mobile Applications Developer
  • Software Engineer

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