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Computer Games Development MCompu (Hons)

UK

What will I learn?

**Course Overview**- Take your love of computer games to the next level with our Computer Games Development course, which is offered as either a three-year BSc (Hons) or four-year MComp (Hons) degree.- Channel your passion for video games into your dream career. You’ll learn by doing, developing your own games using the high-performance kit in our Games Laboratory and software for use on your own PC. Focusing on software development for computer games, we’ll prepare you for a successful career in software engineering and the games industry.- You’ll get to develop your programming expertise using C++, maths and problem solving. During the course you’ll study computer graphics, artificial intelligence (AI), game mechanics and effective practical software development.**Why study with us**- This course has accreditations leading to MBCS and CITP exemption from The British Computer Society (BCS), The Chartered Institute for IT. All graduates from this course are eligible to become Professional members (MBCS), with no further assessment.- You’ll get the opportunity to undertake a one year placement in industry. Most placements are based in the UK, but some students have worked in Europe, Australia, Japan and the USA.- Our students have won the Games Programming award at the Aardvark Swift ‘Search for a Star’ nationwide competition more times than any other university.**Further Information**- Our four-year MComp (Hons) degree incorporates the three years of the BSc (Hons) Computer Games development degree. If you begin on the MComp course you can opt to just do the first three years of the course and exit with a BSc level award.

Which department am I in?

School of Psychology and Computer Sciences

Study options

Full Time (4 Years)

Tuition fees
Information not available

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Start date

25 September 2023

Venue

Main Site

Admissions Office,

Corporation Street,

Preston,

Lancashire,

PR1 2HE, England

Full Time (5 Years)

Tuition fees
Information not available

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Start date

25 September 2023

Venue

Main Site

Admissions Office,

Corporation Street,

Preston,

Lancashire,

PR1 2HE, England

Entry requirements

For students from United States

One A Level must be in Biology at grade B. This course not accept General Studies or Critical Thinking.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

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