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Game Development with Integrated Foundation Year BSc (Hons)

University of Sunderland

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UCAS CODE: I601

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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

  • Location

    Sir Tom Cowie Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    19-SEP-22

  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

This is a four-year version of our BSc (Hons) Game Development course, with an integrated foundation year. Develop expertise in games software design and implementation with Epic Game’s Unreal Engine 4. Master both Microsoft and Sony technologies using Windows machines and Playstation 4 DevKits. Graduate with the skills needed to work in the exciting and growing games software sector.In the first year – the foundation year – you will study five modules: Essential Study Skills; Maths; Foudnation module; Project; Subject Specialism. After completion of this foundation year, you will then move onto the Game Development honours degree course. This course has Computer Science at its core, with a further focus on games technology and development.Throughout the course the main programming language taught and applied is C/C++ (but you do also engage with other programming languages such as C#, Java, Javascript etc).At the same time, the course covers all the fundamentals of computing. Topics include web applications, database systems, programming and software development.

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

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£ 13,000per year

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University information

University of Sunderland

  • University League Table

    92nd

  • Campus address

    University of Sunderland, Edinburgh Building, City Campus, Chester Road, Sunderland, Sunderland, SR1 3SD, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    92nd out of 113 2

  • Entry standards

    / Max 236
    102 46%

    104th

    15
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    82.0 82%

    59th

    18
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.87 77%

    66th

    26

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