Topics covered in the crossdisciplinary game development portion of the degree program include game production, visual design for games and interactives, computer animation, video game programming, game hardware architectures, game engine programming, serious game development, introductory and intermediate game design, and two semester-long final game projects.
Students graduating from this Computer Science (Games) program at University of Southern California will be capable of engineering next-generation games and simulations and their technologies in the entertainment and serious game fields. Additionally, graduates from this program will be able to further their education in graduate programs in game development and computer science.
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Programme StructureCourses include:
- Engineering Freshman Academy
- Calculus for Engineers and Scientists
- Linear Algebra and Linear Differential Equations
- Fundamentals of Physics I: Mechanics and Thermodynamics
- 48 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesVideo Games & Multimedia Computer Sciences Software Engineering View 153 other Masters in Video Games & Multimedia in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
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- Transcripts: First-year applicants should submit official transcripts of all high school and college coursework completed.
- Letter(s) of Recommendation: One letter is required from either your school counselor or a teacher from your school. Applicants to the School of Cinematic Arts must submit three letters of recommendation.
- Portfolio, resumé and/or additional writing samples: if required by major. Performance majors may also require auditions. Refer to the Additional Application Requirements section, below, for more information.
- Submit your fall grades (when available)
International57256 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 57256 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
National57256 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 57256 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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