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    Bachelor of Information Technology (Game Development)

    Flinders University

    Flinders University


    Australia, Adelaide

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    Key Facts

    Program Level


    Study Type

    Full Time


    On Campus

    Course Code



    Festival Plaza

    Program Language


    Start & Deadlines

    Next Intake DeadlinesOctober-2024
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    Duration 3 year(s)
    Tuition Fee
    AUD 39,600  / year
    Next Intake October-2024

    Bachelor of Information Technology (Game Development)


    Build a career in game development. Develop the skills required to produce complex interactive systems used in gaming, preparing you to work in a range of industries, from entertainment to defence, health care to corporate, education and government, where the application of games and game technologies is key. Game development is an important tool for modelling real-life scenarios for training, problem solving and research in a variety of fields. Making games is a creative and technical art form, and this course will see you graduate with qualifications that are in demand across a broad range of industries.

    • Cover the tools and processes used in industry to design and build interactive experiences
    • Build a portfolio of work that demonstrates your capacity for planning, development and program design
    • Design games for purpose, work with external partners to create gaming experiences for rehabilitation, education or to inspire social change in players
    • Engage with multidiscipline teams from across the University in the design and construction of game experiences
    • Gain insight into the current trends in game research and their widespread use beyond simple entertainment
    • Accredited by the Australian Computer Society
    • Study in our $120 million science and technology precinct at Tonsley  


    Entry Requirements

    The minimum entry requirement is comparable to an ATAR of 65, please note that some Flinders programs require higher than a comparable ATAR of 65. For further information please see the individual requirements for programs on the course listings.

    Secondary schooling in Australia - using your ATAR

    If you completed your secondary education in Australia with an ATAR, please refer to the international Undergraduate entry requirements (PDF).

    Prerequisite subject requirements

    Some courses may have additional entry requirements, such as prerequisite subjects or knowledge in a particular area. For further information please see the individual requirements for programs on the course listings.

    Credit for previous university studies is granted at the discretion of the faculty that administers a chosen course. If you are seeking credit or exemption you will need to provide detailed subject outlines of studies completed.

    If you do not meet the necessary academic requirements you may enrol in a Foundation Program at Flinders International Study Centre (FISC).


    English Program Requirements

    If you don’t meet our English language entry requirements and need to improve your English language proficiency, you can do so through our approved English Language Instruction Course for Overseas Students (ELICOS) providers. This means that you can attend the required English language tuition at approved ELICOS providers and gain direct entry into university without an IELTS or TOEFL test.


    Graduates with qualifications in game development are in demand across a broad range of industries like health, education, defence as well as the private sector. Your degree will prepare you to not only work in the game industry but also within simulation and interactive user centred design experiences across traditional computing and information technology domains.

  • digital content coordinator
  • data scientist
  • system modeller
  • game play developer
  • game programmer
  • education technology designer.

  • information technology services
  • educational institutions
  • health industry
  • defence industry
  • government bodies
  • private sector.
  • Fee Information

    +estimated annual tuition fee for a full-time study load

    Plus Student Services and Amenities fee
    Scholarships and financial aid available if eligible

    Tuition Fee

    AUD 39,600 

    How to Apply

    • Select your course
    • Check entry requirements.
    • Check your eligibility for credit.
    • Apply online
    • Obtain certified documents.
    • Submit your application and documents.
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    Bachelor of Information Technology (Game Development)

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