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  • Qualification

    Foundation Degree - FD

  • Location

    University Centre

  • Study mode

    Full time

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  • Duration

    2 Years

Course summary

Our foundation degree in Game Programming is tailored to prepare you for employment within the games industry. You will specialise within the field of Game Programming, learning how to programme using industry standard software whilst also learning how to contextualise this knowledge in the utilisation of game engines. You will work alongside peers from multiple disciplines to ensure the projects you create reflect industry practice. This course covers:•C# & C++•Computational Mathematics•Artificial Intelligence•Game Engines such as Unity & Unreal•Physics•VR & AR•Game Theory•Group Game Development ProjectsAs you progress through the course, you will explore multiple languages and look at developments and changes of systems within engines. You will also look into the latest technological updates to ensure you stay up to date with the industrial changes. You will explore and analyse Gameplay to understand the context of the work you are creating and to ensure you gain a deeper understanding of game creation. Reflecting industry practice we promote the use of agile workflows and promote events such as Game Jams and Game Societies.We focus on employability, so work is tailored to match and meet industry standards whilst also adopting industry workflows. We emphasise personal development, encouraging you to work with industry standard software and tools to create games.

Application deadline

15 January

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University Centre Leeds, Leeds City College

  • Campus address

    Leeds City College, University Centre Leeds, Park Lane, Leeds, Leeds, LS3 1AA, England

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