• Aberystwyth University Featured Masters Courses
  • University of Bristol Featured Masters Courses
  • Northumbria University Featured Masters Courses
  • Jacobs University Bremen gGmbH Featured Masters Courses
  • Swansea University Featured Masters Courses
  • University of Edinburgh Featured Masters Courses
  • University of Surrey Featured Masters Courses
  • University of Derby Online Learning Featured Masters Courses
De Montfort University Featured Masters Courses
University College London Featured Masters Courses
EURECOM Featured Masters Courses
Anglia Ruskin University Featured Masters Courses
emlyon business school Featured Masters Courses
  • Study Type

    Full time available

  • Subject Areas

    Computer Science

  • Start Date

    September

  • Course Duration

    Minimum 12 - 18 months full time or 24 - 32 with an industrial placement.

  • Course Type

    MSc

  • Course Fees

    website

  • Last Updated

    26 February 2018

Course content

Designed to build on the computing knowledge gained in your undergraduate studies, this MSc will enable you to move into games programming and gain an in-depth knowledge of related specialised areas. The award covers a range of topics including: 3D graphics using DirectX, Artificial Intelligence, Physics, Low level PlayStation 3 programming, and software engineering for games.

Practical classes are taught using new high spec computers, mobile devices, and games consoles including the Xbox 360, and PlayStation 3. By studying on this award, you will be at the heart of these exciting and innovative developments, and equipped for a future and promising career in this area. There is also the opportunity to complete a placement in the games industry.

Accreditation

BCS accredited: CITP Further Learning and CEng/CSci partial fulfilment.

Course content

Taught modules cover game engine programming and architecture, real-time graphics for games, low level techniques and optimisation, game artificial intelligence, concurrent and multiplayer game programming, professional games development, and research techniques. The main programming language is C++.

Throughout your course you will create games for a variety of computer and console platforms, mobile devices, and networked systems, both individually and in teams, building up a portfolio of work to show to potential employers. You will learn research methods and write a research proposal, and will then undertake a dissertation in an area of game programming which interests you.

Visit the Computer Games Programming page on the Staffordshire University website for more details!

Loading...

Loading...

Loading...

Loading...


Enquire About This Course

Recipient: Staffordshire University

Insert previous message below for editing? 
You haven’t included a message. Providing a specific message means universities will take your enquiry more seriously and helps them provide the information you need.
Why not add a message here
* required field
Send a copy to me for my own records.

Your enquiry has been emailed successfully




Cookie Policy    X