Game Design Bachelor of Science - Campus

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Degree Type
Bachelor of Science
Program Length
80 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.

Objective

Bachelor's Objective The Game Design Bachelor of 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 a production role in the fast-paced environment of a game studio. The curriculum in this program develops your executive leadership skills and project and team-management abilities, and teaches the production methodologies and creative- and analytical-thinking skills required for game design. The Game Design Bachelor of Science degree program was designed to prepare students to qualify for entry-level industry positions in the fields of game design, quality-assurance testing, level design, game scripting, and a variety of others in the game and entertainment industries.

Note: Some specific courses may be offered online. Please see course descriptions for details.