Masters in Computer Science & IT

Video Games & Multimedia

Suggested Masters in Video Games & Multimedia

M.A. New Media - Game Design and Production

Are you interested in learning game design and production with leading professionals in an international atmosphere? Game Design and Production is a Major Subject within the Master’s Programme in New Media focusing on game design for interactive digital media. The New Media - Game Design and Production course is offered by Aalto University.

School of Arts, Design and Architecture
M.Sc. Interactive Media Technology

The aim of the Interactive Media Technology programme from KTH Royal Institute of Technology is to establish a practical and theoretical basis for the design, development and evaluation of interactive products, services and media technology. The programme has a close working relationship with local industry and equips you for an international career. The programme will also prepare you for further studies at PhD level.

School of Computer Science and Communication
M.Sc. Media Management

Computer games, film and web applications are becoming an increasingly integrated part of the public media discourse as well as an important business domain for media firms. The Aalborg University's Master of Science in Technology programme in Media Management gives you insight into subjects such as globalisation of media firms, media convergence and technological development.

Faculty of Engineering and Science


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Video games and multimedia degrees enable the critical study of games. This discipline focuses on theories and concepts of game design and multimedia content creation on various types of platforms. As part of the entertainment multimedia field, creating video content is the most important process in designing video games. Video games and multimedia integrates elements of graphic design, computer science and IT.

Multimedia refers to the use of various forms of media, such as graphics, sound, animation and text, to transmit information to users. Multimedia is related to the fields of communication and journalism and is, for the most part, based on the implementation of computer technology.

Courses in video games and multimedia offer knowledge and relevant information on topics such as: three dimensional graphics, games analysis design, entertainment technology, game animation, applications of virtual reality.

Students will develop programming skills and will be able to design concepts and solutions using specialised computer software. Future video games designers make use of imagination and visual sensitivity to identifying relevant and applicable principles in games design and implementation.

Graduates can find jobs in the field of video games design as software developers, graphic and animation designers, multimedia creators, network optimisation specialists, process model specialists, and more.

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