Master of Information Technology (Interactive Technologies & Games Design)

James Cook University Singapore

Program Description

Master of Information Technology (Interactive Technologies & Games Design)

James Cook University Singapore

In the expanding e-Business/e-Commerce industry, there is a growing global demand for graduates skilled with a mix of marketing, management, internet, multimedia, computing, networking, software technologies and business operation skills.

Our Master of Information Technology program provides practical and relevant skills to allow graduates of different disciplines to move into the IT industry

Students have an opportunity to specialise in Business Informatics, Computing and Networking or Interactive Technologies and Games Design.

Interactive Technologies and Games Design focuses on both the front and back end integration of interactive technologies - Web 2.0 applications, Digital Media, Web/Mobile Technologies and platforms, 2D/3D Graphics, Animation, Games Design, Computation Arts, Interactive Visualisation, Autonomous Simulation and Virtual Worlds

Our Master of Information Technology program is fully accredited by the Australian Computer Society at the ‘Professional Level’ (its highest level).

As an IT student, you will be entitled to membership with two professional bodies: The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) and the Singapore Computer Society (SCS).

Subjects

Foundation Subjects

  • Internet Fundamentals
  • Problem Solving and ProgrammingI
  • Database Modelling
  • E-Strategic Management

Core Subjects (All majors)

  • ICT Project 1: Analysis and Design
  • ICT Project 2: Implementation and Commissioning
  • Advanced E-Security

Core Subjects (Major specific)

  • E-Business Technologies
  • Advanced Game Design
  • Advanced Human Computer Interaction
  • Advanced Animation Techniques
  • Intelligent Agents and Simulation

Elective Subjects

  • Students to choose 4 elective subjects

Career outcomes

As a games developer, you could be working on the creation and production of computer games, handheld games, console games, arcade games, ‘Flash’ games for internet use and games for mobile phones. Everything from creating and designing a game’s look and how it plays, animating characters and objects, creating sound, programming, testing and producing. Designing games is a multi-billion dollar industry with large games development studios, some of which have bases in Singapore.

There are a wide range of opportunities available within the industry, although competition is intense and you need to demonstrate a high level of achievement.

Professional Recognition As an IT student, you are entitled to membership with two professional bodies: The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) and the Singapore Computer Society (SCS).

Tuition Fees

  • Domestic* S$46,224
  • International S$47,936

*Fees apply to all Singapore residents (Singapore Citizens, Permanent Residents and all pass holders excluding Student's Pass).
Note: All course fees include prevailing 7% Goods and Services Tax (GST)

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated October 17, 2017
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