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BSc in Computer Graphics, Vision and Games (Full Time)

Aberystwyth University

Bachelor Degree , Graphic Design

Course Description

Computer Graphics, Vision and Games, at Aberystwyth University, covers a wide range of topics within the computing industry and the modern world.

While computer games are the most well-known aspect of this area, there is underlying complexity of a relatively simple application.

In completion of this degree, you will gain a firm foundation in Computing Skills such as Programming, Software Design, Data Storage, Analysis and Classification. You will also be equipped with specialised skills in the areas of Vision and Graphics, and interact with related areas of study such as Intelligent Agents and Mobile Computing.

  • Employability embedded in the structure of this degree
  • Degree accredited by the BCS (the Chartered Institute for IT) on behalf of the Engineering Council, which gives you a head start when you enter the competitive job market
  • Access to dedicated Linux, Mac OS X laboratories and central servers
  • Taught by lecturers who have close links with the industry and software engineering conferences
  • Taught by lecturers whose research speciality is computer vision
  • Department infrastructure which includes a light stage, virtual reality equipment and motion tracking systems
  • Access to robotic equipment including Ardvinos, mobile robots and sailing robots

Computer Graphics, Vision and Games, at Aberystwyth University, covers a wide range of topics within the computing industry and the modern world. While computer games are the most well-known aspect of this area, there is underlying complexity of a relatively simple application. In completion of this degree, you will gain a firm foundation in Computing Skills such as...

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Course Content

In your first year you will be introduced to:

  • Programming
  • Computer Infrastructure
  • Web development
  • Problems + solutions

In your second and third year, you will undertake:

  • Data structures and algorithms
  • Various programming languages
  • Database design
  • Image processing
  • Machine learning
  • Computer vision
  • Advanced computer graphics
  • User interfaces
  • Development processes, techniques and technologies for constructing real operational software
  • Individual project, where you will develop a piece of software in an area of particular interest to you

In your first year you will be introduced to: Programming Computer Infrastructure Web development Problems + solutions In your second and third year, you will undertake: Data structures and...

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Entry Requirements

UCAS Tariff 96 - 120

A Levels BBB-CCC

GCSE requirements (minimum grade C/4):
English or Welsh and Mathematics

BTEC National Diploma:
DDM-MMM

International Baccalaureate:
30-26

European Baccalaureate:
75%-65% overall

UCAS Tariff 96 - 120 A Levels BBB-CCC GCSE requirements (minimum grade C/4): English or Welsh and Mathematics BTEC National Diploma: DDM-MMM International Baccalaureate: 30-26 European Baccalaureate:

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Assessment Methods

You will be assessed through a combination of coursework, practicals, projects, workshops and examinations.

You will be assessed through a combination of coursework, practicals, projects, workshops and examinations.