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Duration

2 years

Tuition

$8,304

  Edmonton

Sep 7-Aug 25

Commitment

Full-Time

Delivery

Classroom

Credential

Diploma

Year Founded

1962

Scholarships

yes

The Digital Media and IT (DMIT) program is multi-disciplinary in its approach. Spanning a range of career opportunities from business analyst to visual designer, this innovative program allows you the ability to meet industry demand while developing skills aligned with your individual talents and inclinations.

In the Game Programming area of emphasis, you will learn how to give life to video games. You will create and implement game code and scripts that support environments, characters, vehicles, cameras and special effects and allow them to interact with each other.

The courses in this area of emphasis offer a multi-language approach to object-oriented programming (OOP), which is an approach to designing modular, reusable software systems. You’ll also learn how multi-language programming functions on various game engines and platforms.

You will become familiar with programming languages such as C++, C# and JavaScript, languages that are at the core of game programming. You will then learn how to plan and create small games – on your own as well as with your classmates.

 

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Student Reviews (3)

Northern Alberta Institute of Technology (NAIT)

Outstanding

Ed Salino

July 20, 2021

Graduated From

Automotive Service Technology

Overall:

5 out of 5

Instructors:

5 stars

Curriculum:

5 stars

Job Assistance:

5 stars

Outstanding place to learn crafts and trades. Taught me how a car really works and has been providing training to hundreds of students round the clock to provide world class Auto Technicians, mechanical, HVAC, Boiler tech, nurses, Culinary arts and man...

Outstanding place to learn crafts and trades. Taught me how a car really works and has been providing training to hundreds of students round the clock to provide world class Auto Technicians, mechanical, HVAC, Boiler tech, nurses, Culinary arts and many more disciplines.

Northern Alberta Institute of Technology (NAIT)

Great online learning experience

Becca Brown

Edmonton • May 31, 2021

Graduated From

Digital Media and IT - Game Design Concentration

Overall:

5 out of 5

Instructors:

5 stars

Curriculum:

5 stars

Job Assistance:

5 stars

I did 2 semesters of game design online and the experience was awesome. Staff are very helpful and patient with me even though I ask A LOT of questions. Online system for learning was simple and easy to navigate. I don't know if it's me, because I'm ou...

I did 2 semesters of game design online and the experience was awesome. Staff are very helpful and patient with me even though I ask A LOT of questions. Online system for learning was simple and easy to navigate. I don't know if it's me, because I'm out of town and it's harder to make connections, but I recommend building industry contacts while you're learning. NAIT will help, but I don't think they'll do it for you.

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