Video game design & development

Video game design & development

College diploma
18 months
Application fee: CA$100
Full-time
Intakes: January, April, July, October
International tuition: CA$53,616
Domestic tuition: CA$35,158

Program overview

From concept through to production, you will learn the entire game creation process from a faculty of active creators with games such as Red Dead Redemption 2, Asteroids, GTA 4 and Max Payne 3 to their credit. In environments replicating the industry, you will explore all areas of video game design and programming for mobile, PC, web and console. You will get a deeper understanding of programming, game design, interface development, production, audio and sound, as well as business plans and commercial strategies. You will graduate with a diverse portfolio of video games that showcase your industry-ready skills.

Study options

This program can be done
On campus

Requirements

Submit your online application form. Pay your application fee (non-refundable): $100 for all programs, except for Film Production ($500). You must have an Ontario secondary school diploma (grade 12) or its equivalent. You may be asked to take a mature student test, if you are over 18 and not enrolling directly from secondary school. When submitting your transcripts, please make sure that you have successfully completed a Grade 11 math course. Alternatively, you can complete a Math Camp course to become prepared for entry into the program (Grade 11 Physics and Computers/Digital Media are also recommended, but not required). Submit a short essay (300–500 words) outlining your personal and career goals in video games.

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