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Video Game Design and Development Degrees

Study Video Game Design and Development Degrees

Video game designers and developers are an important part of the computer and video games industry. They are responsible for the design and production of games, from the concept, to the programming and troubleshooting. You will develop the skills needed to prepare you for a career in games design and development, including coding, storyboarding and play testing.

Modules you study might include games design principles, 3D animation, computer modelling, and computer programming. Your degree will be delivered in a mixture of modes. These could include lectures and seminars, as well as group projects. Depending on your course, you may also be given the opportunity to take part in a work placement.

Video Game Design and Development degrees in 2024

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Computer Science with High-Performance Graphics and Games Engineering BSc (Hons), MEng (Hons)

Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences, University of Leeds United Kingdom

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Game Design BA

University of Europe for Applied Sciences Germany

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Game Design BA, Diploma

Collarts Australia

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Bachelor of Entrepreneurship (Games Design and Simulation) Bachelor Degree

Western Sydney University Australia

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Bachelor Digital Arts and Entertainment Bachelor Degree

Howest University of Applied Sciences Belgium

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Undergraduate in Games and Multimedia BA

Politécnico de Leiria Portugal

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Computer Science (Games Programming) BSc (Hons)

Heriot-Watt University United Kingdom

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Computer Games Programming BSc (Hons)

Kingston University London United Kingdom

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Computer Games Technology BSc

University of the West of Scotland (UWS) United Kingdom

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