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  • Wake Technical Community College

    -- Raleigh, NC 
  • 9101 Fayetteville Road
    Raleigh, NC 27603
  • 919-866-5390
  • [email protected]
  • Simulation & Game Development - Programming (Associate's, 2 Years)
    For a position in Programming / Software Engineering

    Simulation & Game Development - Art & Modeling (Associate's, 2 Years)
    For a position in Art / Animation

    Technical Animation (Certificate/Diploma, 1 Years)
    For a position in Art / Animation

    Tech Art Certificate (Certificate/Diploma, 1 Years)
    For a position in Programming / Software Engineering

    Production Management Development (Certificate/Diploma, 1 Years)
    For a position in Production (Producer)

  • Campus:Yes         Online: No
  • In state: 76.00 US Dollars (USD) per Unit
    Out of state: 268.00 US Dollars (USD) per Unit
    Non-US National (Overseas Students): 268.00 US Dollars (USD) per Unit
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    Wake Tech’s Simulation and Game Development (SGD) program provides students with a broad background in the simulation and video game industry. The curriculum includes practical applications in creative arts visual arts, modeling, animation, design, programming, photogrammetry, motion capture, technical art and management.

    The program is guided by an advisory board that includes representation from the many simulation and video game companies in the Raleigh-Durham, NC area. Students receive practical training in the use of industry-standard software, providing them with the skills necessary to succeed in this highly-competitive field.

    Courses are designed to give students a broad understanding of all facets of video game development – while also allowing them to focus on honing the skills best suited to their abilities and maximize their potential. Classes are project-oriented, helping students build a portfolio of work to take with them as they enter the job market. The program’s goal is to ensure that graduates have the knowledge and practical skills to compete and thrive in the simulation and game industry.

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