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Faculty of Animation, Arts & Design

Honours Bachelor of Game Design

Join the next generation of game designers.

Sheridan now offers a four-year bachelor's degree in game design.

A program incorporating material from multiple disciplines

To complement core game design courses, you'll study:

  • Game design and mechanics
  • Level design
  • Programming and technology
  • Game narrative and audio
  • 2D and 3D art and animation
  • Professional development and project management

Professors with industry experience

As a world-renowned leader in digital media and animation, Sheridan is uniquely positioned to educate the next generation of game designers. Our professors' expertise, technology savvy, and industry experience offer students an unmatched foundation for careers in the game design industry.

Real-world experience

Game Design courses focus on providing applied, real-world skill development. Assignments and class work focus on case studies, simulations and lab projects. Students will also complete a Co-op Work Term within the industry. The final semesters in the program are project-based, in which students work in teams to develop a game.

Program Offerings

  • Honours Baccalaureate Degree

    • Full-Time
    • 4 yrs (8 semesters)
    • Program code: PBGDS