Course - Programming for Games, Web & Mobile

Vancouver Film School - VFS

Program Description

Course - Programming for Games, Web & Mobile

Vancouver Film School - VFS

Programming for Games, Web & Mobile is about becoming a better, smarter, more versatile and hireable developer. During the most intense and creative year of your life, you learn how to create and bend programs to your will—to use great software development to impress, provoke, persuade, and entertain. When you graduate, you're armed with a high-powered portfolio and the skills to confidently present your final projects to an audience of professionals and recruiters from an incredible range of industries.

What You Will Learn

Being a Programming for Games, Web & Mobile graduate means mastering many disciplines — and understanding even more.

You start with foundation skills in math, design, production, and programming, including C# and C++, before progressing to front-end interface and mobile development for iOS and Android. You build on this core knowledge with increasingly complex courses on interface development and programming while choosing a major project in game, web, or mobile technology. You learn Objective-C, Java, JavaScript, and Ruby on Rails while growing your presentation skills and portfolio. You end the program with advanced classes on shaders, network programming, social integration, and cloud-based applications.

The program gives you not only theory, training, and experience, but also industry connections. It's every advantage you will need to succeed as you launch your career into an incredible range of career options.

Start Dates:

  • March 2, 2015
  • June 29, 2015
  • October 26, 2015

Program Requirements

Prepare a technical portfolio that contains 1-3 examples of programming work. Include a 1-2 page excerpt of source code you want to show off, and a 1-page descriptive summary for each project.

You must also have intermediate PC computer skills, including working knowledge of Microsoft Office, for this program. Familiarity with HTML is an asset.

  • OR -

Successful completion of ONE of the following VFS programs:

  • Foundation Visual Art & Design
  • Game Design
  • Digital Design
  • 3D Animation & Visual Effects
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
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Mar. 2017
1 year
Full time
Start date Mar. 2017
Canada Vancouver, British Columbia
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