Computer Game Design & Development
The games industry is one of the largest in the world, currently out-grossing the music and film industry in Europe. This course is aimed at computer games enthusiasts who are interested in pursuing a career in the computer games industry. Students will be introduced to the fundamentals of programming and computer game development. The course content illustrates how ideas can be transformed and conveyed through computer graphics, storyboarding techniques and 3D modelling.
|5N0541||Fundamentals of OO Programming|
|5N2927||Programming and Design Principles|
|5N1651||Games Analysis Design|
|5N5029||3D Computer Graphics|
|5N1929||Computer Illustrated Graphics|
|5N18396||Maths for IT|
Leaving Certificate (LC Established, LCVP or LCA) or equivalent
For mature applicants appropriate experience will be considered in lieu of formal qualifications.
One year full time
Education Progression Opportunities
UCC: CK101; CK105; CK107; CK108; CK109; CK113; CK118; CK121; CK210; CK301; CK307; CK401
CIT: CR016; CR888; CR106; CR116; CR310; CR312
LIT: LC418; LC502; LC504; LC517; LC518
Tralee IT: TL711; TL811
WIT: WD151; WD153; WD155; WD161
Games Technical Support, 3D Graphic Designer, Content Developer and Level Designer.