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  • Westwood College - Chicago O'Hare Campus

    -- Chicago, IL 
  • 8501 W. Higgins Road, Suite 100
    Chicago, IL 60631
    US
  • 773-380-6800 or 866-235-2457
  • gaming@westwood.edu
  • http://www.westwood.edu
  • Software Development: Major in Game Software Development (BSc )
    For a position in Programming / Software Engineering

  • Campus:Yes         Online: No
  • In state: 0 US Dollars (USD) per Semester
    Out of state: 0 US Dollars (USD) per Semester
    Non-US National (Overseas Students): 0 US Dollars (USD) per Semester
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  • Westwood College - Chicago O'Hare Campus offers a Bachelor of Science Degree program in Software Development: Major in Game Software Development.


    The game software development program is designed to provide students with the ability to apply core knowledge of software engineering to employment settings through a curriculum that emphasizes game and interactive software development. In addition, general education courses assist students in applying critical thinking, logic, communication, and problem solving-skills in managing challenges that occur in a game development environment. This program helps prepare a student for an entry-level position in the game software development industry.

    Program features include:

    • more than half of your core contact hours delivered via hands-on lab training
    • development of software using industry standard programming languages and advanced software engineering practices
    • emphasis on game artificial intelligence and game engine architecture
    • courses in 2D and 3D graphics programming
    • a student portfolio and a complete working game to share when applying for jobs

     

    Check out a few of the games our students created:

    http://www.westwood.edu/gaming/2011-finished-games 


    Please visit our website for specific information on our tuition rates. Programs may not be offered every term.


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