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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2018 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 according to the structure below. That is, 48 credit points per semester; 96 credit points per year.

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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 Campus2464 (B214)
Principles of Play 112OART1044City Campus2466 (B214)
The Playable Image 112OART1046City Campus2467 (B214)
Game Design Studio 224OART1039City Campus2460 (B214)
Principles of Play 212YesOART1045City Campus2461 (B214)
The Playable Image 212YesOART1047City Campus2463 (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 Campus2468 (B214)
Game Cultures12OART1048City Campus2469 (B214)
Game Design Studio 424YesOART1041City Campus2465 (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 Campus17751726
Advanced Programming Techniques12YesCOSC1076City Campus19831933
Programming Techniques12COSC1284City Campus20011962
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 Campus2470 (B214)
Game Studies12VART2496City Campus2476 (B214)
Game Design Studio 624YesOART1043City Campus2467 (B214)
The Play Society12OART1037City Campus2468 (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

Advertising Media12GRAP2369City Campus2546 (B219)
Alternative Animation12COMM2213City Campus2406 (B203)2434 (B203)
Art After Videogames12YesVART2964City Campus2471 (B214)
Asian Cinemas12COMM1035City Campus2796 (B221)
Australian Cinema12COMM1033City Campus2802 (B221)
Broadcast Media12COMM2220City Campus2820 (B221)
Client Management12COMM2333City Campus2593 (B219)
Communicating Brand Narrative12COMM2684City Campus2769 (B223)
Contemporary Australian Writing12COMM2392City Campus2642 (B257)
Creative Advertising12GRAP2311City Campus2589 (B219)2543 (B219)
DJs, Digital Rhythms and Dance Cultures12PERF2061City Campus2477 (B047)
Economies Communicated12COMM2408City Campus2555 (B220)
Engaging the Mobile Environment12COMM2416City Campus2426 (W203)2436 (W203)
Exploring Asian Popular Culture12COMM2345City Campus2551 (B222)
Features and Storytelling12COMM2641City Campus2694 (B220)2654 (B220)
Foundations of Public Relations12COMM1161City Campus2771 (B223)2760 (B223)
Game Studies12VART2496City Campus2476 (B214)
Independent Videogames12YesOART1036City Campus2472 (B214)2470 (B214)
Interdisciplinary Communication Project12COMM2324City Campus2548 (B222)
Introduction to Advertising12MKTG1208City Campus2544 (B219)
Introduction to Cinema Studies12COMM1031City Campus2822 (B221)
Introduction to Graphic Design12GRAP2175City Campus2689 (B115)2707 (B115)
Issues, Risk and Crisis Communication12COMM2688City Campus2763 (B223)
Literary Realism to Post-Modernism12LANG1006City Campus2650 (B257)
Managing a Communication Business12YesCOMM2337City Campus2776 (B223)
Mass Media in Asia12COMM1086City Campus2549 (B222)
Media and Communication Internship12YesCOMM2639City Campus2445 (B222)2407 (B222)
Modern Asia12COMM2138City Campus2596 (B222)
Music in Popular Culture12COMM1081City Campus2481 (B047)
Narrating the Self12COMM2638City Campus2629 (B257)
Networked Media12COMM2219City Campus2804 (B221)
New Media, New Asia12COMM2336City Campus2597 (B222)
Photojournalism12COMM2640City Campus2730 (B220)2691 (B220)
Politics Communicated12COMM2409City Campus2693 (B220)
Pop Culture in Everyday Life12COMM2633City Campus2510 (B047)
Popular Cinema12COMM2632City Campus2805 (B221)
Reading Sex and Race12COMM2634City Campus2632 (B257)
Reading Space and Place12COMM2635City Campus2634 (B257)
Rhetorics & Politics of the Contemporary World12COMM2402City Campus2736 (B220)
Screening Politics and Economies12COMM2636City Campus2696 (B220)
Short Story Writing12GRAP2317City Campus2636 (B257)
Sound Design12COMM2305City Campus2715 (B309)2735 (B309)
Television Cultures12COMM1073City Campus2498 (B047)
Textual Crossings: Literary Adaptation12COMM2637City Campus2661 (B257)
The Play Society12OART1037City Campus2468 (B214)
The Spectacle of Music Video: From MTV to YouTube12PERF2062City Campus2506 (B047)
True Lies : Documentary Studies12COMM1034City Campus2823 (B221)
Typography in Design12GRAP2277City Campus2698 (B115)
Writing for Videogames12COMM2244City Campus2469 (B214)
 

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Contact details and related links

Program structure enquiries

1. Log an Academic Assistance enquiry via the RMIT Connect Portal

OR

2. Call your program administration team on (03) 9925 2470

OR

3. Visit the School office Building 9, Level 4 Reception Desk (Monday-Friday, 9.00am-4.30pm)

Academic Advisors:

First Year Coordinator:   Jennifer Lade
Second Year Coordinator:  Emma Witkowski
Third Year Coordinator:  Christian McCrea
Program Manager:   Christian McCrea

Timetabling

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

 

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*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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