**Gain the skills to excel in the worldâs fastest-growing entertainment industry while becoming a Chartered IT Professional.**
This programme offers an inspiring combination of computer science and video game development. We'll give you a grounding in computer science, set within the context of game programming â concentrating on programming, simulation, interactive real-time graphics and artificial intelligence.
- Accredited by the British Computer Society (the Chartered Institute for IT) to meet the requirements for full Chartered IT Professional and partial Chartered Engineer status. The MEng course meets all the requirements for both
- Our strong links with top game studios, including Electronic Arts, Sony and Microsoft, ensure our teaching stays up to date and relevant
- Explore the latest technologies, including motion capture, multi-wall display systems and various head mounted displays in our Hull Immersive Visualization Environment (HIVE)
- CV-boosting activities such as our Rather Useful Seminar series, our 'Three Thing Game' development competition and opportunities to engage with employers
- We've enjoyed numerous wins at the UK finals of the prestigious Microsoft Imagine Cup (which showcases student achievement), as well as trips to the world finals in India and South Korea
Computer science plays a vital role in driving the technological advances that are essential to 21st-century living. The skills, experience and technical expertise youâll gain at Hull will put you in high demand when itâs time to enter the job market in this fast-evolving industry.
Extend your studies with an extra year to gain a Masters level qualification.
**Official Team GB partners**
Did you know that the University of Hull is the official University Partner of Team GB? Our united belief is that anyone, with the right opportunities ahead and a dedicated team behind, can achieve extraordinary things. This is what our partnership with Team GB is built on. Extraordinary is in you â and weâll help you find it.
What does this mean for you? It means that whether youâre studying sports science, or marketing, or logistics, or healthcare, or engineering, youâll be able to gain invaluable experience through this unique partnership.
We are working with Team GB to create opportunities for volunteering and work experience, to get involved with meet-and-greet sessions with Olympians, host on-campus talks from guest speakers and so much more. Some of our students recently helped Team GB athletes get their kit ready to compete in preparation for the Minsk 2019 European Games. Itâs an extraordinary partnership, and you wonât find it anywhere else.
Find out more at hull.ac.uk/teamgb
Quantitative Methods for Computing
âSoftware Engineering and Human-Computer Interactionâ
Computer Science: The Challenge for Sustainable Computing
Introduction to Programming and Algorithmic Thinking
Object-Oriented Programming and Principles
Systems Analysis, Design and Process
2D Computer Graphics and Simulation
3D Computer Graphics
Networking and User Interface Design
Advanced Programming (C++)
Honours Stage Project
Games Architecture and Concurrency
Commercial Games Development Process
Communicating and Teaching Computing
Mobile Devices and Applications
Starting and Managing a High-Tech Business
Distributed Systems Programming
Parallel and Concurrent Programming
Commercial Development Practice
C++ Programming and Design
Games Architecture and Concurrency
Advanced Rendering and Virtual Environments
All modules are subject to availability and this list may change at any time.
You'll be assessed through a combination of written, practical and coursework assessments throughout your degree.
Written assessment typically includes exams and multiple choice tests.
Practical is an assessment of your skills and competencies. This could include presentations, school experience, work experience or laboratory work.
Coursework typically includes essays, written assignments, dissertations, research projects or producing a portfolio of your work.
Application deadline details:
Forget about the stereotype, Hull is a hidden gem which gets great student satisfaction. The city is really quirky so look out for white telephone boxes, chip spice and traditional pubs with unusual names. The university campus is very green with a warm atmosphere. The area around the uni is lovely, with lots of independent restaurants, shops and small bars which have a great selection of cheap craft beers. Living costs are really low, with student housing available close to campus. There’s a choice of different clubs for all music tastes. Getting in to town is easy and quick with frequent buses and cheap taxis.
Provisional for Year 1 for EU at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for England at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for Northern Ireland at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for Scotland at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for Wales at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for Channel Islands at £9,250
Set for Year 1 for International at £17,200
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