Bachelor of Games Design

Griffith University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00233E

You will learn how to create the games that people love to play the world over. You will receive a thorough grounding in the creative development of game art and design, moving from art-foundation skills to storytelling, storyboarding, cinematography, 3D modelling, human movement, game level design, computer interface issues, sound design and the influence of games on society. In your final year, you will have the opportunity to participate in a major group project, with the aim to ship your first game title to market. You will also have the opportunity to engage with industry practitioners and gain hands-on experience with games production.

Subjects

  • Animating: Mechanics and Motion
  • Concept Design Fundamentals
  • Conservatorium Ensemble Studies
  • Contemporary Issues and Games Design
  • Digital Music Composition
  • Digital Storytelling
  • Drawing for Moving Image
  • Experimental Games Design
  • Games History and Culture
  • Interactive Music
  • Introduction to Game Development
  • Language and Communication for Arts and Social Sciences
  • Mechanics in Action: Arcade Games
  • Principles of Animation
  • Principles of Games Design 1
  • Principles of Games Design 2
  • Programming for Interactive Media
  • Reading the Moving Image
  • Scriptwriting 1
  • Serious Games

Recognition

Griffith University grants credit and recognition of prior learning which may relate to prior formal learning or prior informal and non-formal learning. For more information, please visit the following website: https://www.griffith.edu.au/apply/credit-transfer Credit transfer Griffith's innovative Credit Precedent Database allows you to find out what credit decisions have been made in the past. These precedents will give you an idea of what you can expect. https://app.griffith.edu.au/credit-precedent/credit_result.php?ngpc=1338&-SortField=Linked%20Institution%20Name&-noresultserror=error.html&-search View credit precedents for this program

Study information

Campus Fees Entry Mid year intake Attendance
South Bank Campus International: $90,000 No information available No
  • Full-time : 3 years
  • Part-time : 6 years

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