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About

The Game Design (Online) program at Full Sail University prepares you for a specialized role in the gaming industry by teaching the skills needed to contribute to multidisciplinary development teams. 

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Overview

The Game Design (Online) program at Full Sail University focuses on user experience research, production, and design. 

You’ll choose a track that allows you to focus on your chosen area of expertise, whether that’s working as a user experience researcher, producer, or game designer to create and publish games, or specializing in a genre or industry niche to evaluate and enhance existing real-world products.

Course highlights 

  • Methods and the User Experience - This course provides a scientific framework for defining and testing variables that exist within the sometimes-ambiguous process of game design.
  • Prototyping and Content Creation - This course focuses on providing students with the tools and techniques required for the development of functional prototypes, allowing them to test and refine their design concepts.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Mastery: Personal Development and Leadership
  • Game Design
  • Game Production Tools
  • Methods and the User Experience 
  • Quality Assurance
  • User Research Data Analysis

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.
More details

Classes begin monthly for most programs, so you can apply anytime and start on the date that works best for you.

Credits

41 SCH

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You must have a baccalaureate or higher level degree from an accredited postsecondary educational institution recognized by the U.S. Department of Education with a transfer academic average of 2.0 (2.5 for Game Design), OR a Full Sail bachelor’s degree with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 (2.5 for Game Design).
  • Applicants who meet these criteria will be considered for admission pending an evaluation of a copy of official transcripts. Documentation of high school graduation or GED is not required.
  • Degree held must be of similar scope/subject matter as the intended graduate degree program. Students with an undergraduate degree from an unrelated scope or subject matter will be considered for admission upon provision of a Letter of Intent and a professional résumé.
  • Some programs may request that applicants with a GPA lower than 2.5 submit a Letter of Intent, résumé and college transcripts for Program Director review.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    35000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 35000 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    35000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 35000 USD for the full programme during 12 months.

Funding

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.

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