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Many students who decide to pursue a Bachelor in Game Design embark upon coursework concentrating on techniques to take a game from concept through to completion. Holding a degree in this area provides a competitive edge in this extremely demanding field. What is a Bachelor in Game Design? It is a program that equips students with essential knowledge, such as production techniques. Participants wi… Read more

Many students who decide to pursue a Bachelor in Game Design embark upon coursework concentrating on techniques to take a game from concept through to completion. Holding a degree in this area provides a competitive edge in this extremely demanding field.

What is a Bachelor in Game Design? It is a program that equips students with essential knowledge, such as production techniques. Participants will also learn about the basic building blocks of game design and the tools used to translate the ideas to the screen. These approaches may include global themes affecting every segment of society to drive innovation and change in story development, gameplay, and production needs of the electronics industry. Students select options from an extensive array of processes that address aesthetics and immersion, design tools, prototyping, social implications, usability, testing, and play balancing.

There are numerous reasons why a student may choose to pursue a Bachelor in Game Design. Courses teach a variety of concepts, including cultural and societal impacts of electronic gaming, by evaluating the sociological, psychological, and anthropological effects of game design. Students can choose to take software development, computer platform technologies, object-oriented analysis and design, and network and telecommunication management classes.

Costs differ depending on the school. The program lasts between three and four years. It is important that you research thoroughly the program of your choice to make sure that it fits with your goals.

Graduates are in high demand for a number of increasingly competitive positions, such as specialized programmers, lead and content designers, game mechanics designers, artificial intelligence programmers, network programmers, and graphics programmers. Students will develop a strong creative, technical, and analytical foundation by interacting with peers, faculty, and industry professionals through intensive learning experiences.

Options are available at a variety of international universities. Online programs are an ideal choice for those individuals who live in remote areas worldwide with limited access to a facility. Web-based options cater to those who need a flexible schedule. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Wrexham Glyndwr University
Wrexham, United Kingdom

Rated first in Wales for overall satisfaction and teaching, this course is designed to develop strong technical game development and project management skills to enhance your ... +

Rated first in Wales for overall satisfaction and teaching, this course is designed to develop strong technical game development and project management skills to enhance your employability. -
BSc
Full-time
3 - 4 years
English
Sep 2022
Campus
 
Warsaw Film School
Warsaw, Poland

This 3 year BA Film Directing program blends academic theory with practical skills to equip students with the comprehensive knowledge they need in order to find a job in the c ... +

This 3 year BA Film Directing program blends academic theory with practical skills to equip students with the comprehensive knowledge they need in order to find a job in the competitive field of film and games industry. Students learn the professional skills necessary to become a film or video games director. Students will work on each others' productions with different crews, directors, cinematographers, actors, producers, game designers and receive a practical experience that helps to prepare upon entering the film and video game industry. Each student makes 4 films /exercises during the academic year plus the end of year film, all in close cooperation with other students of different specialization. Teamwork and cooperation are our fundamentals. -
BA
Full-time
3 years
English
Oct 2022
Campus
 
University of Europe for Applied Sciences
Potsdam, Germany

Study at the forefront of Digital Transformation and shape the technological foundation of the digital products and services of our time. Our goals are to develop the next gen ... +

Study at the forefront of Digital Transformation and shape the technological foundation of the digital products and services of our time. Our goals are to develop the next generation of software engineer specialists. Students develop solutions and computer programs to activate computer game interaction to build high-quality 2D and 3D games. In this software engineering program, students not only learn about current challenges and solutions in software design and architecture, but they are also taught to develop solutions that are based on professional clean and secure code and learn about the new trend in mobile application development. The students will be able to build software and design and implement smart software benefit from the learning outcome from cloud computing and machine learning. -
Bachelor
Full-time
6 semesters
English
Mar 2022
Campus
 

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Norwich University of the Arts
Norwich, United Kingdom

Our BSc (Hons) Games Development degree is all about hands-on games development. On this course, you’ll learn the end-to-end process of making games and discover what it takes ... +

Our BSc (Hons) Games Development degree is all about hands-on games development. On this course, you’ll learn the end-to-end process of making games and discover what it takes to become a successful games developer. -
BSc
Full-time
3 - 4 years
English
Sep 2022
Campus
 
Universal Arts School
Los Angeles, USA +2 More

Learn the techniques and knowledge necessary to design the content and rules that shape any video game, board game, or serious game. From the phase of generating the idea, to ... +

Learn the techniques and knowledge necessary to design the content and rules that shape any video game, board game, or serious game. From the phase of generating the idea, to the phase of production and launch. -
Bachelor
Full-time
4 years
Spanish
Sep 2022
Campus
Online
 
Glasgow Caledonian University - The School of Computing, Engineering and Built Environment
Glasgow, United Kingdom

Study Computer Games (Art and Animation) and find a career in games design, pre-visualisation for TV, film or video. Art and Animation combine traditional art skills with the ... +

Study Computer Games (Art and Animation) and find a career in games design, pre-visualisation for TV, film or video. Art and Animation combine traditional art skills with the latest creative technology in 3D art, animation and motion graphics. -
BSc
Full-time
2 - 4 years
English
Campus
 
La Salle Campus Barcelona – Universidad Ramon Llull
Barcelona, Spain

La Salle was the first university in Spain to offer both university studies in Multimedia Engineering (1996) and the first Degree in Multimedia Engineering (2008). More than 2 ... +

La Salle was the first university in Spain to offer both university studies in Multimedia Engineering (1996) and the first Degree in Multimedia Engineering (2008). More than 20 years of training and professional activity of our graduates are the best guarantee of our work. -
Bachelor
Full-time
4 years
English, Spanish, Catalan
05 Sep 2022
Campus
 
Fresenius University of Applied Sciences
Cologne, Germany +3 More

Are you interested in gaming and what role gamification plays in companies? Would you like to take a creative course of study and at the same time acquire key management skill ... +

Are you interested in gaming and what role gamification plays in companies? Would you like to take a creative course of study and at the same time acquire key management skills in order to position yourself more broadly in the economy? The Game Design course at the Hochschule Fresenius teaches you artistic skills and knowledge of gamification and game design as well as sound business know-how. You learn to develop game worlds and game characters. You deal with successful corporate strategies and acquire the most important methods of good team management. The interdisciplinary course enables you to (co) shape the entire game development process from the idea to a game to production and marketing. -
BA
Full-time
6 semesters
German
Oct 2022
Campus
 
University of Lincoln
Lincoln, United Kingdom

The BSc (Hons) Games Computing programme at Lincoln aims to develop the skills and attributes required for roles in the competitive computing sector. The course is designed to ... +

The BSc (Hons) Games Computing programme at Lincoln aims to develop the skills and attributes required for roles in the competitive computing sector. The course is designed to help students develop as versatile professionals, capable of thriving in a wide range of post-university employment destinations. Students also have the opportunity to develop skills that lend themselves to the ever-growing, multi-billion pound video games industry. -
BSc
Full-time
Part-time
3 - 6 years
English
Jan 2022
Campus
 
Ravensbourne University London
Greenwich Peninsula, United Kingdom

Become a master programmer and stay at the very forefront of the games evolution. Working side by side with games artists and designers, you will develop a deep technical unde ... +

Become a master programmer and stay at the very forefront of the games evolution. Working side by side with games artists and designers, you will develop a deep technical understanding of games engines and programming architecture. Develop unrivalled skills within programming and scripting, content generation, AI and virtual and augmented reality. With no prior knowledge in coding or programming needed, the course will provide you with the tools and confidence to thrive in the competitive world of gaming. The BSc (Hons) Games Programming course sits alongside the BA (Hons) Games Development course and prepares students for coding careers in the games industries. Working alongside games artists and designers, students will develop the deep technical understanding of games engines and programming architecture they need to make games in today’s growing industry. -
BA
Full-time
3 years
English
Campus
 
SAE Institute Berlin
Berlin, Germany

From the fundamentals to advanced modules that cover game programming in detail, graduates of this study programme emerge with highly marketable skills, which power one of the ... +

From the fundamentals to advanced modules that cover game programming in detail, graduates of this study programme emerge with highly marketable skills, which power one of the largest sectors of the creative media industries. -
Bachelor
Full-time
Part-time
24 - 42 months
English
Mar 2022
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
South-Eastern Finland University of Applied Sciences, XAMK
Mikkeli, Finland +1 More

The graduates of the Game Design degree will master game production with an emphasis on planning and developing games and acquiring a clear understanding of the game industry.

The graduates of the Game Design degree will master game production with an emphasis on planning and developing games and acquiring a clear understanding of the game industry. -
Bachelor
Full-time
3 - 4 years
English
Jan 2022
Campus
 
Falmouth University
Penryn, United Kingdom

Join our game art degree and develop your creative capabilities while honing the skills you’ll need to make it as a successful artist in the games industry. You’ll study game ... +

Join our game art degree and develop your creative capabilities while honing the skills you’ll need to make it as a successful artist in the games industry. You’ll study game art principles alongside traditional art practice, building your expertise to contribute to a major game development project in your second and third year. As a game artist, you'll be joining one of the fastest-growing sectors of the games industry, and be in higher demand than ever before. On this course, you'll work within game development teams and graduate as a skilled artist with your own distinctive style. -
BA
Full-time
3 years
English
Campus
 
Rider University
Lawrence Township, USA

From your first video game console to your latest online app, games have fueled your imagination, stirred your heart and driven your competitive spirit. Now it’s time to turn ... +

From your first video game console to your latest online app, games have fueled your imagination, stirred your heart and driven your competitive spirit. Now it’s time to turn game and interactive media design into your career. -
BA
Full-time
4 years
English
Campus
 
Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation (APU)
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

The BSc (Hons) in Computer Games Development programs equip students with the necessary technical skills and knowledge needed for a professional within the computer games indu ... +

The BSc (Hons) in Computer Games Development programs equip students with the necessary technical skills and knowledge needed for a professional within the computer games industry. -
BSc
Full-time
3 years
English
Campus