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.
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.
Honours Baccalaureate Degree
- 4 yrs (8 semesters)
- Program code: PBGDS
Column one has the Start date, second the Locations and third the Availability Start date Locations Availability Sep 2017 Trafalgar Road Campus (Oakville) Closed Sep 2018 Trafalgar Road Campus (Oakville) Available