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Video Game Design and Development

Master's degree. Face-to-face.

Content

15th EDITION
UPC School

Subjects

Industry
2 ECTS. 15 teaching hours.
  • History
  • Industry
  • Development
  • Production
Arcade Games
5 ECTS. 27 teaching hours.
  • Advanced C++.
  • Developement games 2D.
  • Tile Based Engines.
  • Physics.
  • Artificial intelligence.
  • Exercise Tribute Arcade.
Game Design
4 ECTS. 24 teaching hours.
  • Creativity.
  • Game Vision Document.
  • Game Design Document.
  • AAA Game Design.
  • Indie Game Design.
Level Design
5 ECTS. 27 teaching hours.
-Level Designer.
-Navigation, Goals, objectives and rewards.
-Design Modular.
-Exercise Stage 3D.
Technology and development
6 ECTS. 36 teaching hours.
  • Building a Game Engine.
  • QA.
  • Iteractions build.
  • Model.
  • Advanced Graphics.
  • Scripting & FSM.
  • PartSyst & Trails.
  • Shaders.
  • Augmented Reallity.
  • Sound.
Game Engine Programming
5 ECTS. 30 teaching hours.
  • Game Programming Patterns.
  • Game Engine Architecture.
  • Game objects creation.
  • Gameplay Systems.
  • Graphics Layer.
  • Physics Layer.
  • GUI Layer.
  • Audio Layer.
Graphics Programming
8 ECTS. 48 teaching hours.
  • OpenGL.
  • Space partitioning.
  • Visibilidad.
  • Modelos.
  • Modelos animados.
  • Scene Tree.
  • Efectos especiales.
  • Shaders.
Miscellaneus Programming
5 ECTS. 27 teaching hours.
  • Physics.
  • Logic.
  • FSM.
  • Scripting with Lua.
  • Augmented Reallity.
  • Sound.
  • Networking.
Business
3 ECTS. 15 teaching hours.
  • Financing and crowdfunding.
  • Models Monetization.
  • Digital -Distribution.
  • Big Data.
  • ASO.
Comunication
3 ECTS. 18 teaching hours.
  • Elevator pitch.
  • Video and press release.
  • Webs and publishers.
  • Preparation CV and interview.
Studios
3 ECTS. 21 teaching hours.
  • Multiplatform Development.
  • Indie studios
  • Techincal Arts.
  • Publishers.
  • AAA Studios.
  • Social Games.
Project
11 ECTS. 54 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.

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

The UPC School reserves the right to modify the contents of the programme, which may vary in order to better accommodate the course objectives.
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Credits:
60 ECTS
(342 teaching hours)

Start date:
Classes start:02/10/2018 Classes end:19/09/2019Programme ends: 02/10/2019
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
Barcelona
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Registration fee:
8.300 €

Language of instruction:
Spanish

Registration open until the beginning of the course or until end of vacancies.

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