Games Design & Development

University of Limerick


Course Name Games Design & Development
Course Provider University of Limerick
Course Code 101707 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major University of Limerick Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Limerick City
Qualification Letters MSc
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Taught Programmes
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Research Programmes
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Duration 2 Years Full Time
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Course Content

Expand+Game Design & Development is an ever-evolving and multidisciplinary field which focuses on a variety of specialties including programming, game design, audio and art. Students of this programme study game design and development using traditional indu...

Subjects Taught Programme Content

Semester 1
• Game Design 1: Game Mechanics
• Games & Physical Environments I
• Rapid Game Prototyping
• Physical Computing

Semester 2
• CS – Studio 1
• Game Design II: System Design
• Game Criticism & Analysis
• Elective

Semester 3
• CS - Studio II
• Interactive Narratives
• Game Balance
• Elective

Semester 4
• CS - Studio III
Further Enquiries Course Director
Brenda Romero
Tel: +353 (0)61 202786