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Video Game Design and Development

Master's degree. Face-to-face.

Content

13th EDITION
UPC School

Subjects

Industry
2 ECTS. 15 teaching hours.
-Introduction
-Development
-Production
-Business
Game Design
8 ECTS. 45 teaching hours.
  • The Player.
  • Board Games.
  • Game Designer.
  • Indie Game Design.
  • Creativity and entertainment.
  • Gameplay.
  • 2D and 3D games.
  • Grafic narration.
Level Design
5 ECTS. 27 teaching hours.
-Level Designer.
-Navigation, Goals, objectives and rewards.
-Design Modular.
-Exercise Stage 3D.
Game Engines
3 ECTS. 15 teaching hours.
-Game Engines.
-Unity
-Unreal
-Ogre
-MMOG
-HTML5
3D Game
7 ECTS. 36 teaching hours.
- 2D game development.
- Tile Based Engines.
- Physics.
- Artificial Intelligence.
- Exercise game 2D.

Advanced Programing
8 ECTS. 45 teaching hours.
-Development 3D games.
-Programming graphics.
-Outdoors.
-Indoors.
-Particle systems
-Physics.
-Programming Shaders.
Technology and development
4 ECTS. 24 teaching hours.
-Indoors & Outdoors.
-Scripting and Lua.
-Special effects.
-Visibility.
-Advanced textures and LODs.
-Shaders.
-Typus shaders.
-Virtual reality and augmented reality.
Miscellaneus Programing
7 ECTS. 39 teaching hours.
-Optimization C ++.
-Optimization Platform.
- Advanced IA.
-Special Effects.
-Exporters & Loaders.
-Programming Of shaders.
-Networking.
Business
3 ECTS. 18 teaching hours.
-Communication
-Financing and crowdfunding.
-Models Monetization.
-Digital -Distribution.
-ASO.
-Preparation CV and interview.
Business Cases
3 ECTS. 21 teaching hours.

-Porting versioning and localization.
-Publication and digital markets.
-Development for smartphones and tablets.
-Development for consoles.

Project
10 ECTS. 57 teaching hours.

The professional project will be based on the creation of a video game thus putting in practice all the knowledge acquired during the program.

In the upcvideogames blog, you could see the projects of previous editions of the master.

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INFORMATION 2016-17 EDITION

Next course:
October 2017

Credits:
60 ECTS
(342 teaching hours)

Timetable:
Monday  18:30 to 21:30Tuesday  18:30 to 21:30Thursday  18:30 to 21:30
Taught at:
Tech Talent Center
C/ de Badajoz, 73-77
08005 Barcelona
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Registration fee:
8.000 €

Language of instruction:
Spanish

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