Game Design

About Game Design

Graduates of the program know how to design visual effects for the virtual environment using cutting edge software. Students not only get to engage themselves in the training of drawing and storyboarding, but also receive a firm foundation in animation techniques, editing media and developing game characters. Students also learn specialized application programming interfaces (API).

As  games become more developed, taking stages into the video console platform, companies are depending on game designers to create effectively captivating interactive immersive worlds. These video games provide not only entertainment, but education, cultural enrichment, and groundbreaking social interaction between players both at home and internationally. The future of video game design and its possibilities are endless, expanding its reach towards cultural storytelling, information and entertainment.

Our graduates are taught to be creative and proactive in the creation and beta-testing of new games that are produced, and through this course will they be able to gain the necessary skills needed in this industry. As the consumer market for video games is always expanding, through the development of mobile phone games to smartphone minigames, the demand for game designers too continue to expand as well.

Students participating in this course will learn the following classes:

  • Video Game Design
  • Prototyping
  • Level Design
  • Visual Development
  • Game Art
  • Effects Animation
  • Character Design
  • 3D Modeling
  • Prop Modeling

Game Design job opportunities are immense, and cover the following:

  • Executive Producer
  • Producer
  • Creative Director
  • Art Director
  • Lead Game Designer
  • Technical Art Director
  • Lead Animator
  • Character Animator
  • Character Rigger TD
  • Game Designer
  • Level Designer
  • Cinematics Director
  • Storyboard Artist
  • Concept Artist
  • Level Artist
  • 3D Animator
  • Visual Effects Animator
  • 3D Modeler Character and Props
  • Texture Artist
  • User Interface Artist