Knowledge, expertise, and skills required by a technical professional in the field of computer video games.
Richard Leinfellner is co-founding father of eighty’s games company Palace Software, where he was answerable for various hit games for Commodore 64 and Amiga. Richard has held government level manufacturing roles at a number of main developers together with eleven years as Executive Producer and Vice President at Electronic Arts. During his career he has managed teams of upto one hundred fifty people and shipped a major number of critically acclaimed and commercially profitable video games together with Cauldron, Barbarian, Dark Omen, Populous three, Theme Park World, F1 and Battleforge.
Frederic was beforehand the director and founder of the previous MSc in Arts Computing at Goldsmiths, earlier than joining William Latham to create the new MSc in Computer Games and Entertainment. He acquired his BEng in Electrical Engineering, with honors in aeronautics, from the Polytechnic School of Montreal, his MEng from McGill University in Computer Vision and Biomedical Imagery, and his PhD from Brown University (in 3D form illustration). In the mid-nineties he was main R&D projects within the business of 3D Geographical Information Systems, with Thales – part of Thomson-CSF – based in Paris, France.
The full-time 4 12 months sandwich route gives the opportunity to spend your third year on placement in industry. The School provides assist with discovering appropriate placements and experience has shown that taking a placement 12 months can result in improved efficiency within the ultimate 12 months of your degree in addition to improved employment prospects after commencement.
Our specialist Computer Games Development pathway will provide you with the knowledge and expertise you want to have a successful profession in the laptop games industry. You will principally deal with the programming and development of laptop video games, with some publicity to your entire life-cycle of pc sport manufacturing. We will give you the chance to put your theory into apply in our laptop lab.