Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Game Design   DT508

  • Undergraduate
  • Level 8
  • 4 Years
  • Full-Time
  • Aungier Street
  • School of Media
  • College of Arts and Tourism

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Programme Credits (ECTS):240

Stages

Module Title Code Core/Option Credits (ECTS) Semester
DT508 Year 1
Creative Practice GAME1005 CORE 5 Single Semester
Game Design 1 GAME1000 CORE 10 Full Year
Game Production 1 MED1017 CORE 10 Single Semester
Game Tools 1 GAME1004 CORE 10 Single Semester
Games Programming 1 GAME1003 CORE 10 Full Year
Ludology GAME1001 CORE 5 Full Year
Design Practice MED1019 OPTION 5 Single Semester
Digital Media Technologies MED1018 OPTION 5 Single Semester
RPG & LARP Design GAME1002 OPTION 5 Single Semester
DT508 Year 2
Game Design 2 GAME2000 CORE 10 Full Year
Game Mechanics GAME2002 CORE 5 Single Semester
Game Programming 2 GAME2003 CORE 10 Full Year
Game Tools GAME2004 CORE 5 Single Semester
Games in Soc,Culture & Context GAME2001 CORE 5 Single Semester
Media Ethics MED3034 CORE 5 Single Semester
Production Studio 2 MED2016 CORE 5 Single Semester
Algorithms & Data Structures CMPU2001 OPTION 5 Single Semester
Digital Storytelling MED2018 OPTION 10 Full Year
Intro to Academic Writing MED2020 OPTION 5 Single Semester
Introduction to Media Theory MED2021 OPTION 5 Single Semester
Mathematics 1 MATH2008 OPTION 5 Full Year
Web Development MED2017 OPTION 5 Full Year
DT508 Year 3
Diss - Research & Preparation MED3024 CORE 5 Single Semester
Media Ethics MED3034 CORE 5 Single Semester
Prototyping Studio MED3027 CORE 20 Single Semester
The Business of Games GAME4007 CORE 5 Single Semester
Computational Mathematics MATH3002 OPTION 5 Single Semester
Game Asset Design GAME3006 OPTION 5 Single Semester
Game Interface Design MED3031 OPTION 10 Single Semester
Games Usability GAME3003 OPTION 5 Single Semester
Gamification, Exp G & G change GAME3004 OPTION 5 Single Semester
Group Project PROJ3003 OPTION 20 Single Semester
Internship GAME3005 OPTION 10 Single Semester
Intro to Academic Writing MED2020 OPTION 5 Single Semester
Introduction to Media Theory MED2021 OPTION 5 Single Semester
Media Entrepreneurship MED3028 OPTION 5 Single Semester
Mobile Application Development MED3033 OPTION 10 Single Semester
Narrative Design MED3029 OPTION 10 Single Semester
Nat Landscape & Land Cover Mod SSPL9111 OPTION 5 Single Semester
Quantitative Mt & Tools for DA QMD3000 OPTION 5 Single Semester
Relational Databases & IS 1 CMPU3008 OPTION 5 Single Semester
Service-Learning & Civic Engag CMPU3035 OPTION 30 Full Year
Social Media Applications MED3032 OPTION 10 Single Semester
Sound and Audio Design MED3030 OPTION 10 Single Semester
Work Placement WKPL3004 OPTION 30 Single Semester
DT508 Year 4
Dissertation DISS4006 CORE 15 Full Year
Individual Major Project PROJ4003 CORE 30 Full Year
Research Methods RSRH4007 CORE 5 Single Semester
The Business of Games GAME4007 CORE 5 Single Semester
Game Asset Design GAME3006 OPTION 5 Single Semester
Game Asset Implementation GAME3007 OPTION 5 Single Semester
Game Interface Design MED3031 OPTION 10 Single Semester
Games Engines 1 CMPU4030 OPTION 5 Single Semester
Games Engines 2 CMPU4031 OPTION 5 Single Semester
Mobile Application Development MED3033 OPTION 10 Single Semester
Narrative Design MED3029 OPTION 10 Single Semester
Social Media Applications MED3032 OPTION 10 Single Semester
Sound and Audio Design MED3030 OPTION 10 Single Semester

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