Bachelor of Information Technology (Computer Games)

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Course Information
Course Name Bachelor of Information Technology (Computer Games)
Duration (Part Time) N/A
Duration (Full Time) 3 years
2016 Course Fees 23,000
2017 Course Fees 23,700
Intake Dates N/A
University Federation University Australia
Campus Melbourne
Faculty School of IT & MS

English Language Requirement from November 2013 Intake
Overall IELTS (Academic) score of 6.0 with no individual band score less than 6.0, or equivalent

Academic Entry Requirements
Successful completion of Australian Year 12 or overseas equivalent including Mathematics Program

Program Outline

The Bachelor of Information Technology (Computer Games) provides you with the necessary skills, knowledge and  values to be successful in a variety of computing areas, with a specialisation in computer games development. To succeed in the dynamic field of computer games, you require a strong theoretical basis and practical skills in games design  and  development,  both  of whic  you  wil  receive  within  this program. In particular, you will graduate with very strong programming and multimedia design skills.

Career Opportunities

Completion of this program will provide you with a variety of career opportunities in small, medium and large  business  and government.  Possible career paths include games  development, games design, games testing and quality assurance, interactive entertainment, 2D and 3D artistry, project management, consultancy, software engineering, systems analysis, web development, and programming.

Sample Study Program
Year Semester 1 Semester 2
  Communication & Technology Database Management Systems
  Programming 1 Programming 2
  Introduction to Multimedia Bits, Bytes & Algorithms
  Network Operating Systems Elective
  Software Engineering: Processes & Methods Software  Engineering: Analysis    Design
  Games Elective Introduction to IT  Project Management
  Games Elective Games Elective
  Elective Elective
  Project  1 Project  2
  Information  Security Professional  Development
  Games Elective Games Elective
  Elective Games Elective


*As they are subject to staff availability, there is no guarantee that every unit will be offered in any particular semester. *All units are subject to change through the processes of regular course revision.


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