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LM110
Computer Games Development

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Undergraduate awards typically reflect three to five years of study after secondary school and include Ordinary (Level 7) and Honours Bachelor Degrees and Higher Diplomas (Level 8's).

Undergraduate awards may be achieved directly or through a series of progression steps. Learners may choose to progress upwards from a Level 5 to a Level 6, Level 7 and finally a Level 8.

Undergraduate awards are awarded by the HETAC or Higher Education Institutes.

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3rd level Graduates are qualified for a wide range of occupations, and their education prepares them for roles involving specific skills, and for coordinating, supervising, managing, or training others. Examples include accountants, sales managers, computer programmers, teachers, chemists, environmental engineers, criminal investigators, and financial analysts.

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The aim of multimedia is to communicate easily to people using a combination various different media, such as images, video, text, and audio.

Students will learn the art and science of computer games programming and design. The course includes computer science, with an emphasis on topics relevant to game design such as computer graphics, artificial intelligence, and digital video and audio fundamentals.


 
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LM110 - Computer Games Development
University of Limerick

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LM110 - Computer Games Development
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Worldwide scarcity of games programmers especially in the domains of graphics programming and computer simulation. Employment possibilities in the computer games arena in Ireland and the UK are mainly in the area of games programming and design and games project management.



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