Computer Games Development

Letterkenny Institute of Technology

 

Course Name Computer Games Development
Course Provider Letterkenny Institute of Technology
Course Code LY_KGAME_B
Course Type Higher Education Direct Entry
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Letterkenny Institute of Technology Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time
Location (Districts) Letterkenny
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Contact Admission staff:
T: +353 (0)74 918 6000
E-mail admissions@lyit.ie
Qualification Letters BSc (Hons)
Duration 1 year full-time add-on
Entry Requirements Minimum Entry Requirements
Level 7 Bachelor of Science in Computing with Computer Games Development or an equivalent level 7 qualification with 180 ECTS credits.
Number of Places 24
Course Content

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The Bachelor of (Hons) Science in computing with Computer Games Development is a one year Level 8 programme designed to build on the knowledge gained on the level 7 BSc in Computing with Computer Games Development. It will bro...

Subjects Taught

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Year 4
Semester 7
• Advanced Algorithms and Data Structures Elective 5 3
• DevOps Elective 5 3
• Software Engineering Mandatory 5 3
• Research in Computing with Emerging...

Careers or Further Progression Add-on Courses
On successful completion of this programme, learners may transfer to the following programmes at LYIT:
• Systems & Software Security
• Private Cloud Technologies
• Big Data Analytics
• DevOps

Career Pathways
The main employers are:
• Games Companies
• Mobile Apps Developement Companies
• Software Houses

Graduate Careers
Graduate careers typically include:
• Games Developer
• Mobile Apps Developer
• Computer Programmer
Further Enquiries Further Information
Contact
Thomas Dowling
Head of Department
Email: Thomas.Dowling@lyit.ie
Telephone: +353 (0)74 918 6304
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