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Brampton, Ontario, Canada
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Game Development - Advanced Programming (PGDAP) at Sheridan College

Sheridan College's Game Development courses encompass both 2D and 3D game development. In this one-year graduate certificate program, students will learn advanced game programming techniques, utilize industry-standard technologies, and apply their programming skills to animation, artificial intelligence and multiplayer systems.

Game programmers play a vital role in the industry, and are commonly involved in a project from initial conception through to production. Sheridan College Game Development – Advanced Programming certificate will prepare students to step directly into an exciting game development career.

The benefits of the program include:

  • Outstanding job prospects in a growing industry.
  • Hands-on curriculum emphasizing job-specific skills.
  • Collaboration with Sheridan College renowned Faculty of Animation, Arts and Design.

In this program, students will gain important industry-specific skills such as:

  • Gameplay programming
  • Graphics programming
  • Mobile game development
  • Project management
  • Game documentation
  • Playtesting
  • Tool development

In the final semester, students will also collaborate with students from the Game Level Design program to develop and produce an original video game capstone project.

Level Postgraduate Certificate
Discipline Computer Science and IT
Duration 12 months
Intakes Jan, Sep
Application Fees CAD 100
Tuition Fees CAD 23144
Admission Requirements
Language proficiency (minimum)
IELTS 6.5
TOEFL 88
PTE 60
Duolingo 115
Exam proficiency (minimum)
SAT Not Required / Waiver
ACT Not Required / Waiver
GRE Not Required / Waiver
GMAT Not Required / Waiver
Requirements

Minimum GPA - 50%

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QS Ranking

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