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Bachelor of Science in Games Software Design and Production (Single Major)

Provided by: Kaplan Higher Education Academy
Awarded by: Murdoch University

Course Introduction

Have you ever wondered how your favourite video games are developed? As a software developer and computer programmer, you can help turn an idea into a video or mobile game. With increasing opportunities in this growing industry, you will gain the skills needed to work in both the international games industry and information technology industry.

In this Degree programme, you will learn games software design and the development and processes involved in creating computer, mobile and video games. You will also explore 3D graphics and animation, games software design, games mechanics, games software development and production, user interface design for games, Artificial Intelligence (AI) and interaction design.

In the final year of your programme, you will take part in an IT Professional Practice Project unit. This includes working in a team with other students and consulting with real clients to recommend, develop and implement new technologies to solve business problems.

Students have the option to enrol in either single or double majors.
 

Curriculum Overview

GAMES SOFTWARE DESIGN AND PRODUCTION
ICT288 VIRTUAL REALITIES AND GAMES SOFTWARE DESIGN
ICT285 DATABASES
ICT284 SYSTEMS ANALYSIS AND DESIGN
ICT396 USER INTERFACE DESIGN
ICT367 VIRTUAL REALITIES AND GAMES SOFTWARE PRODUCTION
ICT365 SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT FRAMEWORKS
ICT302 IT PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE PROJECT
ICT167 PRINCIPLES OF COMPUTER SCIENCE
 

Entry Requirements

Students with Murdoch University-recognised Kaplan Diplomas or relevant Private Diplomas will be given up to 8-modules exemptions while Polytechnic Diplomas will be given up to 12-module exemptions and gain entry to Year 2 of the programme. As students can gain entry direct to Year 2 of the programme, they can complete the programme in 16 months instead of 28 months.

The BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN GAMES SOFTWARE DESIGN AND PRODUCTION (Double Major) accepts a wide range of qualifications with advanced standing:

These include:

  • Polytechnic Diploma
  • Advanced Diploma
  • Kaplan Diploma
  • Private Diploma will be assessed on a case-by-case basis
Applicants admitted to the Bachelor of Science programme may be required to undertake bridging units to fulfil the required prerequisite knowledge. The final decision rests with Murdoch University.

Successful completion of a recognised approved Diploma qualification or higher, where the language of instruction was English.
 

Fees & Funding

Tuition Fees
The total fee covers university registration, lectures/tutorials/workshops and assessments such as assignments/tests/examinations/projects (where applicable), programme materials in digital format, Degree (if earned) and transcript.

For Singaporean/PR
  • Programme fee:
    • S$19,966.20 (Single Major) payable in 4 instalments
  • Receive S$400 referral bursary when you recommend your friend to join our Degree programme. T&Cs apply.
Education Loan
Choice of flexible repayment schemes available to suit your needs
  • Standard Repayment: Pay your monthly instalments (principal and interest) once your loan is disbursed.
  • Partial Repayment: Pay partial instalments for up to 3 years or till the end of your programme, whichever is earlier. Standard monthly instalments (principal and interest) will commence thereafter.
  • Interest Servicing: Pay only interest for up to 3 years or till the end of your programme, whichever is earlier. Standard monthly instalments (principal and interest) will commence thereafter.
Flexible repayment tenure of up to 8 years

Please click here for more information on Maybank Education loan and here for OCBC Frank Education loan. T&C apply, subject to bank’s approval.

Non-tuition Fees
Non-refundable application fees are as follows:

For Singaporean/PR
  • Application fee: S$181.90
All prices are inclusive of 7% Goods & Services Tax (GST). Please refer to the official price list for a detailed breakdown.

*Note: All fees are subject to change annually. The fees above have been updated and are accurate as of 11 Oct 2018. For more information about the programme, please contact our programme consultant.
 
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