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Minor (2015)

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Games Design

Title Games Design
Parent Major Games Software Design and Production
Organisational Unit School of Engineering and Information Technology
Special requirements
Excluded Majors Games Software Design and Production
Excluded Minors
Internet Access RequirementsMurdoch units normally include an online component comprising materials, discussions, lecture recordings and assessment activities. All students, regardless of their location or mode of study, need to have access to and be able to use computing devices with browsing capability and a connection to the Internet via Broadband (Cable, ADSL or Mobile) or Wireless. The Internet connection should be readily available and allow large amounts of data to be streamed or downloaded (approximately 100MB per lecture recording). Students also need to be able to enter into online discussions and submit assignments online.
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Minor Structure - 12 credit points

Part I - 3 credit points

Core Unit - 3 credit points

ICT159 Foundations of Programming - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

Part II - 9 credit points

Core Units - 9 credit points

ICT288 Games Software Design - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

ICT365 Software Development Frameworks - 3 points
Not available this year

ICT367 Games Software Production - 3 points
Not available this year

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