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Trinity Western University BA In Game Development
Trinity Western University

BA In Game Development

4 Years

English

Full time

30 Jul 2024

Sep 2024

CAD 22,800 / per year

On-Campus

Introduction

Equipping students for success in a competitive industry.

The video game industry is massive and global, earning over $40 billion in the US alone last year. Market trends show it will continue to be a major employer of well-paid, highly skilled professionals.

Our unique Game Development program is unlike any other program. You will gain the technical skills you need to develop video games and knowledge about the entrepreneurial aspects of the business—all while gaining experience and developing your specialization in a range of team-based activities.

Beginning as early as your second year, you will work on three intensive projects to create and market video games. As in the industry, you will work within an entrepreneurial and interdisciplinary team environment to drive the projects from concept stage to promotion—creating business models and monitoring costs and revenues. In addition to building your portfolio through experiential learning, TWU’s liberal arts core and focus on holistic education will equip you to be a valuable contributor and leader in your field.

Program Highlights

  • Marketable skills for a highly competitive industry
  • Bachelor’s degree in game development
  • Industry-ready portfolio for further specialized study, including student-created and marketed video games
  • Small class sizes
  • Team-based collaborative learning environment

What We Offer

  • The choice of four study streams or specializations
  • Hands-on experience through three, team-based game development projects
  • Small class sizes and high-calibre, supportive, faith-based learning
  • A Bachelor of Arts degree in game development
  • An industry-ready portfolio of work upon graduation

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