Game Design Associate of Applied Science - Online

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Degree Type
Associate of Applied Science
Program Length
48 weeks
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Overview

The Game Design curriculum is comprised of high-level game design and production courses that will take you deep into the game development pipeline. You will develop and expand your project and design skills through hands-on exercises in leadership, team management, game design, and marketing, while learning skills required to advance a career in the game production industry. In addition to strengthening these skills, the Game Design curriculum has foundational courses focusing on professional writing and mythology. This well-rounded education will help you hone leadership, design, and project-management skills in preparation for advancing through the game industry.

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Associate of Applied Science  The Game Design Associate of Applied Science degree program will focus on the knowledge and understanding of game development necessary to be successful in qualifying for entry-level design and production positions. Completion of this degree program will greatly enhance your ability to work in the fast-paced environment of a game studio in an entry-level production role. The curriculum in this program develops your project and team-management abilities, production skills, and game design knowledge. In addition, this program will give you the foundations for successful programming and game development. Upon completion of the Game Design Associate of Applied Science degree program, you will be prepared to qualify for entry-level industry positions in game design, game testing, interactive design, and a variety of other fields in the game and entertainment industries.

Note: Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree programs are designed to prepare students for entry into technical and professional fields. A.A.S. degree programs are fully transferable into related Full Sail University bachelor’s programs. The transferability of credit from Full Sail to another institution is at the discretion of the accepting institution. It is the student’s responsibility to confirm whether or not credits will be accepted by another college.