Animation, Digital Art and Videogames

Master's degree. Face-to-face.


UPC School


2 ECTS. 15 teaching hours.
Game Design
8 ECTS. 36 teaching hours.
  • The Player.
  • Board Games.
  • Game Designer.
  • Indie Game Design.
  • Creativity and entertainment.
  • Gameplay.
  • 2D and 3D games.
  • Grafic narration.
Game Engines
3 ECTS. 15 teaching hours.
-Game Engines.
Level Design
5 ECTS. 27 teaching hours.
-Level Designer.
-Navigation, Goals, objectives and rewards.
-Design Modular.
-Exercise Stage 3D.
3D Modelling
5 ECTS. 27 teaching hours.
-3D Design.
-Polygon modelling.
-Materials and textures.
-Normal maps.
-Textured characters.

Technology and development
4 ECTS. 24 teaching hours.
-Indoors & Outdoors.
-Scripting and Lua.
-Special effects.
-Advanced textures and LODs.
-Typus shaders.
-Virtual reality and augmented reality.
Advanced Modeling
5 ECTS. 30 teaching hours.
-Modeled Organic.
-Modeled High.
-Real-Time Shaders.
-Advanced texturing.
-Lighting Realistic.
4 ECTS. 21 teaching hours.
-Skeletal animation.
-Character animation.
Advanced animation
4 ECTS. 21 teaching hours.
-Advanced Rigging.
-Motion Capture.
-Face Animation.
-Animation Not linial.
Video, Sound, Special Effects and Post Production
4 ECTS. 21 teaching hours.
-Video editing.
-Video composition.
-Film and publicity.
3 ECTS. 18 teaching hours.
-Financing and crowdfunding.
-Models Monetization.
-Digital -Distribution.
-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.

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.

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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(342 teaching hours)

Start date:
Classes start:02/10/2017 Classes end:27/09/2018Programme ends: 05/10/2018
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

Registration fee:
8.200 €

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

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