Game Development and Entrepreneurship
Game Development and Entrepreneurship is designed to provide you with a wide range of game design and programming expertise. You will be immersed in the game development process from Day 1 and build complete video games each semester. Successful students develop their knowledge and skills in a diverse team environment and learn to work with programmers, artists and designers to create innovative products that push the medium to its limits.
An innovative gaming and virtual reality laboratory features motion capture facilities, an audiometric (sound) room, 3D displays and the latest in interaction devices. Students acquire business and management knowledge and develop entrepreneurial skills, allowing graduates to advance their careers in the game industry quickly as employees or entrepreneurs in charge of developing and managing their own gaming businesses.
Students may apply to pursue a minor in Marketing, Game Production Management or Operations Management.
Examples of courses include:
- Accounting for IT
- Artificial Intelligence
- Business of Gaming
- Computer Graphics
- Game Design
- Game Sound
- Graphic Design
- Human Computer Interaction
- Introduction to Entrepreneurship
- Modelling and Animation
- Social Network Games
Graduates can expect to pursue careers as:
- game designers
- game project managers
- industrial ergonomics
- project managers
- simulation specialists (military and civil domain)
- technical marketing and advertising in the media and Internet world