Taught course

Video Game Enterprise, Production and Design

Institution
Birmingham City University · Birmingham School of Media
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Essential requirements

  • Passion for games
  • Positive attitude
  • Confidence to run a business and/or creative technical software development team
  • Comfortable user of Windows or Mac OS applications

Desired, but not essential requirements

  • Experience of web or software coding (HTML, Java, C, C++, C#)
  • Experience of art asset creation using Adobe Creative Suite, Maya, 3DS Max or ZBrush
  • Game development experience
  • Degree related to games, programming, art, business, management, marketing, law, economics or design

Months of entry

September

Course content

MSc Video Game Enterprise, Production and Design (Gamer Camp: Biz) has been created in partnership with the likes of Sony Computer Entertainment Europe, Codemasters, Rare and Exient. It provides experience of working to deadlines as part of multi-disciplined, project team to produce playable games to a professional standard.

You will work in a simulated studio environment over full-time office hours, four days a week, on real game briefs set with one or more of our partner developers.

It's a winning formula, with mentoring from industry veterans and support from leading game development teams. Recent graduates from Gamer Camp are employed by companies including TT Games, Creative Assembly, Ubisoft, Codemasters and Rockstar Games.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Oliver Williams
Email
oliver@gamercamp.co.uk
Phone
+44 (0)121 202 4822