Program Information

School: Sheridan College – Trafalgar Campus
Faculty: Faculty of Animation, Arts and Design
Degree: Bachelor; Honours
Field of Study: Animation, Interactive Tech., Video Graphics and Special Effects
Description: As a world-renowned leader in digital media and animation, Sheridan’s uniquely positioned to educate the next generation of computer game designers. Our professors’ expertise, technology savvy, and industry experience and contacts offer students an unmatched foundation for game design careers.

Game Design courses focus on providing applied, real-world skill development. Assignments and class work focus on case studies, simulations and lab projects. Students will also complete a Co-op Work Term within the industry. The final semesters in the program are project-based, in which students work in teams to develop a game.

URL: Game Design at Sheridan College – Trafalgar Campus
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
Careers: Animators,Video Game Level Designer,Video Game Designers

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 65

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English (ENG4U) 
  •  Grade12 Mathematics 
  •  Grade12 Visual Arts 

Ontario Secondary School Diploma or equivalent, including these required courses: English, Grade 12 (ENG4U) plus Grade 12 Math (U). One senior-level Visual Arts credit at the M or Open level. Three other Grade 12 subjects at the U or M level. Minimum 65% overall average. or Two semesters of postsecondary education including required courses with minimum 65% overall average