Please check the Sheffield Hallam University website for the latest information. Course summary
- Learn skills needed for contemporary game development.
- Gain a deep understanding of a range of theories, techniques and ethical issues required to work in game development related fields.
- Learn how to develop computer games using rigorous methods and processes.
- Develop a portfolio of commercial-quality work in the computer games and related industries.
- Sony (SIEE)
- Sumo Digital
- SN Systems
- SI Games
Module and assessment information for future years is displayed as currently validated and may be liable to change. When selecting electives, your choices will be subject to the core requirements of the course. As a result, selections may be limited to a choice between one of two or more specified electives in some instances. You will be able to complete a placement year as part of this course. See the modules table below for further information. Year 1 Compulsory modules Fundamentals Of Gameplay Programming Fundamentals Of Mathematics And Computer Architectures Game Design Theory Programming 2D Games Year 2 Compulsory modules 3D Game Development Advanced Game Design Theory Object Oriented Scripting Python Programming Year 3 Optional modules Placement Year Final year Compulsory modules Advanced Games Console Projects Development Project Mobile Game Scripting Virtual And Augmented Reality Applications
Coursework, Practical, Exam.
How to apply
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
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Additional entry requirements
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English language requirements
|If English is not your first language, you will need an IELTS score of 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in all skills, or equivalent.
If your English language skill is currently below IELTS 6.0 we recommend you consider a Sheffield Hallam University Pre-sessional English course which will enable you to achieve an equivalent English score.
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Fees and funding
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Additional fee information
Scholarships, discounts and bursaries may be available to students who study this course.