BP214 - Bachelor of Design (Games)

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RMIT program code: BP214
Plan name: Bachelor of Design (Games)
Plan code: BP214P12
Campus: City Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24
CRICOS code: 074978G

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2017 Enrolment Program Structure

To graduate you must complete the following:

  Year One of Program
 
AND  Year Two of Program
 
AND  Year Three of Program
 
AND  School Options: Media and Communication
 

You must complete a total of 288 credit points in order to complete the program.

To access timetabling information please go to https://www.rmit.edu.au/students/student-essentials/program-and-course-information/class-timetables/higher-education

For a full list of University Electives, go to https://apps-farm.rmit.edu.au/studentelectives

You must ensure that you choose elective courses with class times which do not create timetable clashes with your program's core courses. If this happens, you will need to select another elective to avoid the clash.

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Year One of Program

 

 

Complete the following Six (6) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Game Design Studio 124OART1038City Campus3011 (B214)
Principles of Play 112OART1044City Campus3012 (B214)
The Playable Image 112OART1046City Campus3013 (B214)
Game Design Studio 224OART1039City Campus2999 (B214)
Principles of Play 212YesOART1045City Campus3000 (B214)
The Playable Image 212YesOART1047City Campus3002 (B214)
 
AND

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Year Two of Program

Complete the following Three (3) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Game Design Studio 324YesOART1040City Campus3014 (B214)
Game Cultures12OART1048City Campus3015 (B214)
Game Design Studio 424YesOART1041City Campus3004 (B214)
AND

Complete Three (3) 12 credit point courses from the following Six (6) Options. For School Options, please refer to the list at the end of this program structure document. School Options may be chosen that you have not taken or passed already

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Introduction to Programming12YesCOSC1519City Campus17201670
Advanced Programming Techniques12YesCOSC1076City Campus16841640
Programming Techniques12COSC1284City Campus17311679
School Options courses
School Options courses
School Options courses
 
AND

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Year Three of Program

Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Game Design Studio 524YesOART1042City Campus3016 (B214)
Game Studies12VART2496City Campus3619 (B214)
Game Design Studio 624YesOART1043City Campus3006 (B214)
The Play Society12OART1037City Campus3007 (B214)
AND

Select and Complete Two (2) Courses from:

University Elective
 
AND

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School Options: Media and Communication

School Options: Media and Communication

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Alternative Animation12COMM2213City Campus3010 (B203)2991 (B203)
Engaging the Mobile Environment12COMM2416City Campus3039 (W203)2993 (W203)
Introduction to Graphic Design12GRAP2175City Campus2953 (B115)2967 (B115)
Typography in Design12GRAP2277City Campus2955 (B115)
Short Story Writing12GRAP2317City Campus2827 (B257)
Media and Communication Internship12YesCOMM2639City Campus2889 (B222)2833 (B222)
Writing Angles: Popular and Professional12COMM2098City Campus2828 (B257)
Advertising Media12GRAP2369City Campus2757 (B219)
Creative Advertising12GRAP2311City Campus2820 (B219)2758 (E219)
Sound Design12COMM2305City Campus2987 (B309)2906 (B309)
DJs, Digital Rhythms and Dance Cultures12PERF2061City Campus2967 (B047)
The Spectacle of Music Video: From MTV to YouTube12PERF2062City Campus2908 (B047)
Broadcast Media12COMM2220City Campus3152 (B221)
Networked Media12COMM2219City Campus3148 (B221)
Interdisciplinary Communication Project12COMM2324City Campus2831 (B222)
Photojournalism12COMM2640City Campus3138 (B220)3067 (B220)
Features and Storytelling12COMM2641City Campus3135 (B220)3063 (B220)
Foundations of Public Relations12COMM1161City Campus2896 (B223)2837 (B223)
Issues, Risk and Crisis Communication12COMM2688City Campus2838 (B223)
Communicating Brand Narrative12COMM2684City Campus2895 (B223)
Managing a Communication Business12YesCOMM2337City Campus2898 (B223)
Game Studies12VART2496City Campus3619 (B214)
The Play Society12OART1037City Campus3007 (B214)
Writing for Videogames12COMM2244City Campus3008 (B214)
Independent Videogames12YesOART1036City Campus3017 (B214)3009 (B214)
Art After Videogames12YesVART2964City Campus3010 (B214)
Pop Culture in Everyday Life12COMM2633City Campus2983 (B047)
Music in Popular Culture12COMM1081City Campus2968 (B047)
Modern Asia12COMM2138City Campus2890 (B222)
New Media, New Asia12COMM2336City Campus2891 (B222)
Introduction to Cinema Studies12COMM1031City Campus3144 (B221)
True Lies : Documentary Studies12COMM1034City Campus3149 (B221)
Textual Crossings: Literary Adaptation12COMM2637City Campus2881 (B257)
Literary Realism to Post-Modernism12LANG1006City Campus2879 (B257)
Rhetorics & Politics of the Contemporary World12COMM2402City Campus3140 (B220)
Television Cultures12COMM1073City Campus2907 (B047)
Mass Media in Asia12COMM1086City Campus2832 (B222)
Exploring Asian Popular Culture12COMM2345City Campus2830 (B222)
Popular Cinema12COMM2632City Campus3165 (B221)
Asian Cinemas12COMM1035City Campus3141 (B221)
Australian Cinema12COMM1033City Campus3149 (B221)
Reading Space and Place12COMM2635City Campus2826 (B257)
Narrating the Self12COMM2638City Campus2824 (B257)
Reading Sex and Race12COMM2634City Campus2825 (B257)
Politics Communicated12COMM2409City Campus3068 (B220)
Economies Communicated12COMM2408City Campus3134 (B220)
Screening Politics and Economies12COMM2636City Campus3069 (B220)
 

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Program structure enquiries

 

Enrolment Information Sessions 2017
All students commencing in 2017 are encouraged to attend the following Enrolment Information Session:

Date: Wednesday 5 July 2017
Time: 11:00am
Venue: Building 14 Level 11 Room 37

Late arriving students please contact games@rmit.edu.au or visit the school reception desk at Building 9 level 4 Monday to Friday 9am - 4pm for assistance.

Queries and Advice

If you require academic advice please contact your year level advisor:

For any general queries please contact your program via games@rmit.edu.au

Timetabling

Please go to the Class timetables web page to access timetabling information.

 

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For more information about enrolment at RMIT University, please go to the Enrolment home page.

*Semester 1 classes generally commence in February and Semester 2 classes generally commence in July. Please contact your school for more information about specific class start days.

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Student Electives

University Electives are available to Undergraduate students, and in selected Postgraduate programs.

Information about University Elective courses at RMIT is available on the University Electives web site.

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