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Bachelor of Computer Games - BSc

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  • IELTS Overall Band: 6.0
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Computer game degrees enable critical study of games. This discipline focuses on the concepts and areas of game design and multimedia design across different types of platforms. As part of the multimedia field of entertainment, creating video content is a very important process for building video games. Computer games include elements of graphic design, computer science and IT. This is a degree in globalization. Makes stories of boats, characters and plot to create realistic worlds that a player can pass through. Essex’s work is driven by creativity and imagination and technical excellence; Essex is well versed in game design and computer programming, giving you complete control over the world you want to execute.

This course gives you the skills to design and explain complex, simple games by focusing on the following areas: Game modes, including gameplay elements and story relationships, computer game ideas, techniques, real-world visuals, illegal behavior of non-player characters and and 2D effects and 3D graphics and game items (e.g. weapon systems). At the end of your lesson, you will be able to create a computerized interpretation of your computer game design, and run the game using standard industrial techniques.

Essex’s school is a community of leading experts in technology research and development. Today's computer scientists are creative people who are focused and committed, but are undeniable and experimental. Essex is home to many of the world's foremost scientists, and it’s work is driven by creativity and imagination and technological excellence. More than a second of it’s research rated "world-leading" or "global best" (REF 2014). Both entertainment and serious purposes such as virtual reality training, computer games and game understanding are very important in today's world.


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October 2020

3 Years


Colchester Campus

October 2021

3 Years


Colchester Campus

October 2022

3 Years


Colchester Campus

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