Goldsmiths, University of London

Course Introduction

Open to international students only, our BSc Games Programming (with International Foundation Year) is suitable for you if your academic qualifications do not yet meet our entrance requirements for an undergraduate degree. This four'year course includes a foundation year (Year Zero), followed by a further three years of undergraduate study. International students who are admitted to this programme will normally be eligible for a four'year CAS and student visa. This will last the duration of the degree. Our English language and academic skills modules supplement your academic subjects. From the very beginning of the degree you'll have the opportunity to develop games in an environment that mirrors industry working practices as closely as possible. You'll develop technical skills, but also the creative skills that are so sought after in the industry. The degree aims to prepare you for a career programming in the games industry, in sectors including mobile games, casual games, social media games, and ' for the most successful students ' AAA console game development. The skills taught during the course are also applicable in other areas of computing such as mainstream programming jobs, mobile app development or web development, or could lead to Masters level study in games programming, which is an established route into high profile game development studios.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
4 years
Full Time Including Foundation Year
BSc (Hons)

Qualifications required:

  • Course specific