Degree in Game Art & Design
If you are looking to excel in the Gaming industry, Digiquest Academy offers a degree in Game Art and Design in Hyderabad.
This course provides a firm foundation to game art like modeling Game Characters, level designing, texturing etc. and also to modern software engineering techniques used within the design & development of computer games to ensure you are well placed to take on a role within this dynamic and expanding industry.
Game Art & Design is a vehicle to learn the concepts of game development. From visual storytelling to modeling, texturing, lighting, rigging & animation, to audio, user interface & game level design this course covers basics of drawing, the technical details of animation and use of graphic design. One of the core elements of the course is the Artificial Intelligence module, which allows the developers to create an artificial neural pathway and a decision-making environment within a game. Other important elements such as Game scripting and Game Project management deals with the programming and planning aspects of developing games. Equally important is the need to develop the non-technical skills of planning and executing a project as a part of a team – something explored in detail in the game project management module.
Students who should have passed intermediate or equivalent qualification with 60% marks from a recognized college.
The duration of the course is 3 academic years with 6 semesters.
Game Art & Design Course Syllabus
The syllabus of Game Art & Design course as prescribed by Jawaharlal Nehru Architecture and Fine Arts University (JNAFAU), Hyderabad.
During the game art and design degree, students get to know about games from the history of games to game engines. They do this through game development, learning level designing and building, 2D animation and testing games for quality. They will also become eco-conscious and their critical and behavioral skills are improved.
Semester 1: It develops the language skills of the students and introduces them to the history of art and the history of games. They learn how to draw and study figures made of different materials. They become adept at color combinations and using tints and shades. They work with different geometrical shapes and still life objects.
Semester 2: students learn about literary criticism and creative writing. They also write, edit and proofread content for various audience. Evolution of Play to Game and structure of the games including game design are learned. Game development is also introduced. They learn how to draw and color. Study and construction of body parts are learned. Personality development including body language is introduced in this semester.
Semester 3: It covers the principles and objectives of level design, level building, and editing. 2D animation including storyboarding and different stages of production are discussed. 3D modeling, 3D software and digital sculpting are introduced here.
Semester 4: It continues the discussion on level design and digital 2D animation is discussed. Character modeling and environmental are covered in this semester. Creation of props is also discussed.
Semester 5: talks about game project management and game quality assurance. Students get to know about environmental science and sustainable development in this semester. Conceptual art, rigging and animation, lighting and rendering for games are introduced in this semester.
Semester 6: continues the discussion on conceptual art, rigging and animation, lighting and rendering for games. It also introduces game engines to the students. 3D sculpting, 3D illustrations are also discussed here. At the end of the course, students have to do a mini project.
Game Art & Design Course Fee
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Game Art & Design Placements
Graduates of the course will be well placed to pursue a career within the growing games and media sectors as Tool, Engine, Level, Graphical or AI Programmers. Alternatively, they may use the transferable knowledge and skills gained during the course, to follow a career within the mainstream software industry as Software Engineers, Analysts or Application Developers, Lead Artist, Game Designer, Lead Programmer, QA Tester or continue their studies at postgraduate level. Our modules and teaching expertise will help you become more independent as a learner and more certain of your discipline expertise.
Throughout the Game Art & Design Degree Course, we’ll support you on the route to your chosen career. We’ll help you to develop crucial skills, encouraging you to become enterprising, employable and good leaders.
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- Duration 50 hours
- Skill level All levels
- Language English
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