Reasons to study Computer Games Programming at De Montfort University (DMU):
Recent developments in computer and network technology have given rise to significant advances in the interactive entertainment industry, in areas such as robotics, online, video and mobile gaming. This course will prepare you for professional employment by providing you with specialist experience relevant to the computer games industry, as well as a solid background in computer science.
On this course you will study the latest techniques and resources for developing stand-alone, web-based and mobile games, featuring exciting graphics and animation. You will become familiar with the basic architecture and design elements of computer games and programming languages and paradigms relevant to games development.
You will gain the programming skills required to build the underlying components of games and entertainment software, and become familiar with the basic architecture and design elements of computer games.
There is a high demand in industry for skilled specialist programmers who are comfortable working in general and copmputer games development teams, and you will be well placed to fulfil these roles when you graduate.
"DMU have put a lot of focus on professionalism and practicality. There was a lot of group work, as in the industry you rarely work alone, and building a portfolio from the work produced was of paramount importance to the course staff.”
Derry Holt, Computer Games Programming BSc (Hons) graduate
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