Bachelor of Games and Interactive Design

Bachelor of Games and Interactive Design

Bachelor degree
36 months
Application deadlines: December 1
Intakes: February 11
International tuition: A$25,700
Domestic tuition: A$9,359

Program overview

Students will gain a thorough understanding of games and interactive design developing skills in areas such as game design, game art, and computer programming. This will include key concepts such as game mechanics, artificial intelligence, 3D graphics, animation and real-time technology. These areas of expertise will be enhanced by exposure to essential knowledge required to participate and engage with the games and interactive design industry. This will include areas such as teamwork, problem-solving strategies and contemporary production methodologies. Learning will be achieved through activities such as creating interactive works, engaging with the games industry and its members, reviewing both historical and contemporary creative work and literature. All students that complete the qualification will be given the opportunity to apply their skills and knowledge to the development of creative works. (You will make games!) The games and interactive design industry is growing rapidly in both local and international markets with revenue in the billions of dollars.

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus


Admission Requirements Normal UC admission requirements to an undergraduate course.The normal UC requirements for admission to undergraduate degrees are based on an entrance rank. A rank can be achieved by the following means: Year 12 ATAR other Australian Qualification work Experience overseas Qualification English Language Requirements: Academic IELTS of 6.0 or equivalent, with no band score below 6.0

Career opportunities

Graduates may find employment in a variety of roles such as: -Games/interactive media designer -Games/interactive media programmer -Simulation developer/designer -Software Engineer -Animator/Character Animator -3D modeller/Environment Artist -Screen & Media Artist/Visual Effects Artist -Concept Artist -Game Artist -Game Reviewer -Multimedia designer -Game Tester -Studio Production Manager -App developer -Visual Communications designer

Campus location

Gold Coast , Australia

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