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Computer Games Development MCompu (Hons)

University of Central Lancashire

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UCAS CODE: I610

Course options

  • Qualification

    Master of Computing (with Honours) - MCompu (H)

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    12-SEP-22

  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

**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.

Application deadline

15 January

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University information

University of Central Lancashire

  • University League Table

    89th

  • Campus address

    University of Central Lancashire, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 2HE, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    98th out of 113 1

  • Entry standards

    / Max 236
    131 59%

    52nd

    18
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    70.0 70%

    96th

    12
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.01 80%

    35th

    52

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