RMIT University

Bachelor of Design (Games)

RMIT University
Institution rating
4.2
Duration
3 yearsfull-time
Study mode
On-campus
Next start date
February

Why study this course

This program provides focused skills, knowledge and theory for the development of creative vision and expression in interactive design and digital graphics design for the creative industries with specific emphasis on the electronic games industry. Students are provided with theoretical and practical skills with a focus on media specific aspects of art, design, narrative, animation, interactivity and virtual environments. The course prepares students for work in the cross-disciplinary area of the digital media industries. Students learn about games design and culture, interactive storytelling, cross-media entertainment and broader skills and knowledge required in the digital art and media industries.

Career Insights from SEEK

Roles related to this course: Game Designer, Artist, Animator, and Illustrator.

Entry requirements

  • Year 12 or equivalent; Units 3 & 4 and a study score of at least 25 in any English other than EAL; OR
  • Completion of an Australian certificate IV or above (or equivalent); OR
  • Completion of at least two subjects at an Australian undergraduate level (or equivalent)

Where is this course offered?

Available campuses

  • Melbourne City

The course duration and available study modes can vary depending on the campus.

Visit RMIT University's website to find out more about your study options.

Course price

The course price can vary depending on a few factors, including:

  • Whether you are eligible for a subsidy, concession, or government loan
  • Your previous study and work experience
  • Your unit selections

Visit RMIT University's website to find out more about the course price for you.

What to know before you apply

To help you decide if this is the right course for you, RMIT University can provide you with more information about:

Credit and Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

You may be able to get credit or RPL for some units of this course based on your previous studies and work experience. This means the duration of the course may be reduced.


Visit RMIT University's website to find out more about Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).

Career Insights

SEEK users who hold a Bachelor of Design (Games) have been employed in these roles:

Related rolesJob satisfactionMost common salaryJobs on SEEK
Game Designer
$90k62
Artist
$70k123
Animator
$65k63
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Student ratings of RMIT University courses

RMIT University
4.2
(880 reviews)
*Combined student rating of this institution's courses
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Percentage of students that felt this course had a positive impact on their career
89%
Percentage of students that would recommend this course to a friend, relative or colleague
87%

Current and industry-relevant content
4.3
Course content compared to what was expected
4.3
Balance between theory and practical work
4.2
Quality of teachers and academic support
4.2
Ability to balance study with your other commitments
4.2
Assistance to help you find a job
3.3
Quality of online study portal
4.1
Transparency of course fees
4.3

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Bachelor of Design (Games)

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  • Course price
  • Study options available at your campus
  • Prior Recognition of Learning (RPL)
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Bachelor of Design (Games)

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