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Game Design

University of Michigan - Dearborn

Postgraduate Certificate On Campus Online
12 months
Duration
1437 USD/credit
1437 USD/credit
810 USD/credit
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About

The purpose of the Game Design program at University of Michigan - Dearborn is to provide interested students with the theoretical knowledge and practical experience needed to program computer games at the professional level. 

Overview

The core courses included in this  Game Design program at University of Michigan - Dearborn are taught from a software engineering perspective and also include game programming techniques. The elective courses are intended to allow students to strengthen their software engineering backgrounds and to explore advanced areas of computer science important to game programmers. (12 credit hours)

Learning Goals and Outcomes

  • Students will be able to apply mathematical foundations, algorithmic principles, and computer science theory in the modeling and design of computer-based systems in a way that demonstrates comprehension of the tradeoffs involved in design choices.
  • Students will be able to analyze a problem and identify and define the computing requirements appropriate to its solution.
  • Students will be able to design, implement and evaluate a computer-based system, process, component, or program to meet desired needs.
  • Students will be able to apply design and development principles in the construction of computer-based systems of varying complexity.

Programme Structure

Courses included

  • Computer Graphics
  • Programmable Mobile/Wireless Technologies and Pervasive Computing
  •  Computer Animation
  • Software Engineering
  • Software User Interface Design and Analysis
  • Artificial Intelligence

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

If you have international transcripts, your recommended deadline is one month prior to the posted deadline for your intended term of entry.

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Credits

12 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
84
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must possess an undergraduate degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering with an overall GPA of 3.0 or higher.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1437 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1437 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    1437 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1437 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    810 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 810 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

Non-ResidentIn Online Program: $556.00 per term

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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