City, University of London

City, University of London

Computer Games Technology

This course is aimed at students with a passion for computer games and a strong interest in programming. It is designed for students with an undergraduate degree in a numerate subject with substantial computing content, or those who wish to update their skills after a time in industry as a computing professional. The course is designed for you to develop: Strong technical skills suitable for professional programming roles in the game industry; Specialist knowledge in computer graphics, AI, physics and audio; The ability to design and build game engines from scratch in industry standard languages, including C++; Knowledge of the games development process, including the pitch, design, and use of a game engine to build a demo; Experience of the planning, management and execution of a major games technology project.

Sponsorship information

The School of Informatics offers a number of scholarships of £2,000 for both home and overseas well-qualified applicants, on our full-time one year postgraduate courses; the scholarships are intended to assist students to pay the fees for their chosen course of study; they are awarded on a competitive basis focusing on academic merit.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 15,000 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (England) 28 months
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 7,500 per Year 1 (International) 28 months
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 28 months
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 28 months
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 4,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 28 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Northampton Square Islington EC1V 0HB South East

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