Do you enjoy programming, do you need visual feedback and can you finish every level? Then the field of Games Programming is right for you!
An exciting idea for a game is a good starting point, but gripping gameplay is only achieved when game programmers use their know-how to provide intricate details. A professional qualification or professional development in the field of Games Programming opens the door to a career as a Gameplay, Engine, Graphics or AI Programmer, to name just a few.
Course content (excerpts from the curriculum)
Object-oriented programming, game physics, math & logic, game-engine basics
game design, programming basics, C++, C#, level design
performance, software architecture, data structure, process optimization
game physics, effects, AI, procedural worlds, simulations
VR, AR, App, editor, game engine
collaborative work processes in project work
financing, publication and marketing to target groups
research and analysis, project management and planning
Job profiles in the games industry
Learn and study
Course starts: March and September
Diploma: Professional training / Professional development
Bachelor: Full-time degree / Part-time degree
Master: Specialization / Professional qualification
Own notebook with internet access for theory tests, online lectures and lecture notes
For Bachelor’s Degree: high-school diploma/vocational diploma; alternatively: minimum age of 18 years & intermediate school-leaving certificate & assessment of suitability for studies
For Diploma: high-school diploma/vocational diploma; alternatively: minimum age of 17 years & intermediate school-leaving certificate
Your career advisor at the campus
Our career advisors on campus will show you the opportunities within SAE during an on-site visit and inform you about departments, course content as well as job prospects and are happy to answer all your questions individually.
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