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Bachelor of Software Engineering - Game Programming Media Design School Media Design School, New Zealand

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NZD 33500

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*Subject to change and other fees
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 Free

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36 months

Duration

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6

IELTS

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60%

Min GPA

Program Overview

As a highly sought-after games programmer, you'll collaborate with artists to create scenes defying the laws of physics. Learn game coding in a variety of languages, including C++, which will help you succeed and actually make games. Media Design School is the only school in New Zealand who has partnered with Sony's Academic Development Programme, giving you the opportunity to develop for the PlayStation platform. Kick-start your future-proof career now.

Course Outline

What you'll cover in this course

  • Year 1 - Start your learning with the essential theories, principles and knowledge needed for game programming and development, which includes an overview of C++ programming and practical mathematical skills. You will also gain experience constructing, testing and debugging simple computer games.
  • Year 2 - Prepare for a major game production by learning the management strategies needed for a collaborative project. You will also learn software engineering principles, advanced graphic programming and advanced game programming strategies.
  • Year 3 - The final year focuses on creating a major game production in conjunction with Bachelor of Creative Technologies (Game Art) students. You'll also begin developing for PlayStation platforms Vita and PS4. Just picture your portfolio at the end of it!
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Additional Information

Program Level 3-Year Bachelor's Degree

College/University Processing Time 30 Days

Program Format Full-Time

Program Intake

Open

Jul 2024

Closed

Feb 2024

General Admission Requirement

    Academic Requirement

    • Minimum Level of Education Required: To be accepted for this program, students must have Standard XII Higher Secondary Certificate.

    6 IELTS Score
    50 PTE Score Minimum Overall Score
    60% CGPA Minimum Overall Score

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    Tuition Fee

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    Average Tuition Fee Per Year

    33500

    Tuition Fee
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     Free

    Application Fee
    (NZD)

    20000 Per year

    Average Cost of Living
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    Scholarships

    Media Design School offers a range of scholarships to prospective students who display the potential for academic excellence in specific areas of digital design.

    Academic Excellence Scholarship (Undergraduate)

    If you are currently a New Zealand secondary school student and you have consistently achieved high marks throughout your education, then you should definitely consider applying for a Media Design School Academic Excellence Scholarship.

    Media Design School’s Academic Excellence Scholarships gives students with exceptional academic potential in digital design the equivalent of 25% of one year of undergraduate degree-level tuition fees with Asia Pacific’s No.1 digital design school toward their chosen programme.

    Academic Excellence Scholarship (Postgraduate)

    If you are a current student of Media Design School enrolled in one of our Graduate or Postgraduate programmes and you have consistently achieved high marks throughout your education, then you should definitely consider applying for a Postgraduate Media Design School Academic Excellence Scholarship.

    Media Design School’s Academic Excellence (Postgraduate) Scholarships provide students with exceptional academic performance in digital design or transformation 25% to put towards their successful year of postgraduate-level tuition fees with Asia Pacific’s No.1 digital design school.

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