Video Game Development

With Eastern College’s Video Game Development diploma program, you will develop the skills to explore employment opportunities in different areas of video game development. Throughout the program, you will create and publish your own games, from prototype to release, and compile a portfolio of your work. A four-month field placement gives you confidence and hands-on experience that you can include in your resume. Contact us today for more information!

Program Duration
85 weeks, including a 16-week field placement

Career Opportunities

  • Level Designer
  • Mobile Game Programmer
  • Game AI Programmer
  • Quality Assurance/Game Tester
  • 2D/3D Game Programmer
  • 3D Animator/Modeler

Key Courses

  • AI & Data Structures for Games
  • Asset Creation for Games
  • Games Engines 2D I & II and 3D I & II
  • Porting & Refactoring Gams
  • Prototyping Video Games
  • Graphics Programming

Why Eastern College?


We have an established reputation as a leader in providing career-focused education that quickly prepare you for in-demand employment opportunities

Ongoing Enrolment

We offer ongoing enrolment and lifestyle-friendly course schedules that limit the disruption to your employment, family and other commitments

Upgraded Courses

Our upgraded courses reflect current trends and employer needs, so you graduate with relevant, applicable skills and knowledge

Job Placement Assistance

Our extensive career services include career fairs, job-search workshops, and one-on-one job placement assistance

Fill out our online form for more information on our Video Game Development program! Our admissions advisors will be happy to answer any questions you may have about our program, including start dates, financing options and more!

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