Ever wonder what makes the gaming world tick? Do you have the desire to go from player to creator?Studying a gaming focused degree at Murdoch gives you the opportunity to kickstart your career in this ever evolving, billion-dollar industry.
Turn your passion for gaming into a careerWith 2.5 billion users worldwide, gaming and Esports have transformed the world of entertainment at a rapid pace with no sign of slowing down.
While many are fine to just play the games, there are those who endeavour to learn more and want to shape the gaming experience for future generations of players. By studying a gaming-focused degree, you’re able to level up your knowledge of art and design processes, production concepts as well as industry-standard tools and techniques.
With a desire to innovate and all the tools to bring your ideas to life, you can get started by brushing shoulders with industry pros and working for real clients, leading to opportunity outside of university. Murdoch gaming alumni have gone on to work on games such as Furious 7, Fantastic Four, The Hobbit and more.
Choose a specialised major to shape the next generation of gamingWith majors in Games Technology, Games Software Design and Production or Games Art and Design, you can specialise in the area of gaming that you find most fascinating. If you’re captivated by both the technical and creative realms of gaming, there is no limit to what you can learn, with the opportunity to study two majors in a three-year degree.
- Games Technology: Build games, simulation engines and interactive visualisation software applications as well as explore exciting features such as 3D software design and Artificial Intelligence (AI).
- Games Software Design and Production: Learn about games software design and the development involved in creating computer, mobile and video games.
- Games Art and Design: Explore production concepts, industry-standard tools and techniques as well as animation, 3D modelling, concept art and more.