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Games and design

Take your raw ideas to full design concepts, and then bring your products to life with technology skills like games programming, graphics programming and game artificial intelligence. Join our exciting interactive development hub, where you'll produce games for a worldwide audience. And, importantly, build important connections with developers and designers working in the games industry.

Undergraduate courses

Diplomas

Be one of the first students in Australia to graduate with a qualification in esports.

Duration
  • 8 - 12 months full-time
  • 16 - 24 months part-time
Delivery
  • Kelvin Grove

Single degrees

Learn both the creative and technical aspects of game development. You’ll study current and emerging animation techniques and develop your skills with practice-based projects.

Duration
  • 3 years full-time
  • 3 years full-time
Delivery
  • Gardens Point
Delivery
  • Gardens Point

CRICOS
092648J

Learn both the creative and technical aspects of game development. You’ll gain hands-on game design skills to create interesting and unique game worlds.

Duration
  • 3 years full-time
  • 3 years full-time
Delivery
  • Gardens Point
Delivery
  • Gardens Point

CRICOS
092648J

Learn both the creative and technical aspects of game development with a focus on the technology such as graphics programming, games engine technology and AI.

Duration
  • 3 years full-time
  • 3 years full-time
Delivery
  • Gardens Point
Delivery
  • Gardens Point

CRICOS
092648J

Double degrees

Combine business with games and interactive environments for a competitive advantage. Work in roles such as producer, project manager, content manager or marketer.

Duration
  • 4 years full-time
  • 4 years full-time
Delivery
  • Gardens Point
Delivery
  • Gardens Point

CRICOS
092651C

Combine games and interactive environments with maths and use your problem-solving skills and expertise in mathematics to develop realistic scenes in gaming environments.

Duration
  • 4 years full-time
  • 4 years full-time
Delivery
  • Gardens Point
Delivery
  • Gardens Point

CRICOS
092653A

Combine science with games and interactive environments, and use virtual reality and gaming technology to tackle issues such as the environmental impacts of mining.

Duration
  • 4 years full-time
  • 4 years full-time
Delivery
  • Gardens Point
Delivery
  • Gardens Point

CRICOS
092649G

Develop your skills further in one of our games and design postgraduate research degrees. Produce research in your chosen specialisation and have access to university scholarly events and activities. Our research opportunities are designed to build onto your skills and background experiences while providing you with opportunities for career advancement.

Postgraduate courses

Masters

Build your research skills with a university-wide postgraduate degree while setting yourself up for the opportunity to advance to a PhD.

Duration
  • 1.5 - 2 years full-time
  • 4 years part-time
  • 2 years full-time
Delivery
  • External
  • Gardens Point
  • Kelvin Grove
Delivery
  • Gardens Point
  • Kelvin Grove

CRICOS
095410G

Doctoral

Produce a substantial piece of research that contributes to the body of knowledge in your chosen specialisation.

Duration
  • 3 - 4 years full-time
  • 4 years full-time
Delivery
  • Gardens Point
Delivery
  • Gardens Point

CRICOS
006367J

Information technology

If you're passionate about computers and technology, you can harness that passion and turn it into a stellar future in information technology.

Focus on what makes technology work, and explore how to design and develop new systems and software. You'll work with and learn from information technology professionals who will help you develop creative software solutions for complex problems.

Undergraduate courses

Not sure what to study in information technology?

The Bachelor of Information Technology is designed so you can explore the core majors - computer science and information systems - in your first year. This will help you make an informed decision about which major to study from your second year. If you already know what you want to study, you can explore our majors.

Build an IT qualification to suit your aspirations. Study common units in your first year and then major in Computer Science or Information Systems from your second year.

Duration
  • 3 years full-time
  • 6 years part-time
  • 3 years full-time
Delivery
  • Online
  • Gardens Point
Delivery
  • Gardens Point

CRICOS
012656E

Diplomas

Be one of the first students in Australia to graduate with a qualification in esports.

Duration
  • 8 - 12 months full-time
  • 16 - 24 months part-time
Delivery
  • Kelvin Grove

The Diploma in Information Technology is a pathway program designed to help you successfully progress to QUT's Bachelor of Information Technology.

Duration
  • 8 months full-time
  • 16 months part-time
  • 8 - 12 months full-time
Delivery
  • Kelvin Grove

CRICOS
081616G

Single degrees

Fast-track your career in healthcare or medical research by completing a double degree designed to produce biomedical scientists with advanced skills in data analytics.

Duration
  • 4 years full-time
  • 4 years full-time
Delivery
  • Gardens Point
Delivery
  • Gardens Point

CRICOS
103174K

QUT’s newly designed Bachelor of Data Science provides the most up-to-date knowledge and techniques in this fast-evolving field. Become a skilled and effective decision-making influencer across a wide range of industries, being confident and capable to translate information into clear and meaningful insights. 

Duration
  • 3 years full-time
  • 6 years part-time
  • 3 years full-time
Delivery
  • Online
  • Gardens Point
Delivery
  • Gardens Point

CRICOS
103170C

Learn both the creative and technical aspects of game development with a focus on the technology such as graphics programming, games engine technology and AI.

Duration
  • 3 years full-time
  • 3 years full-time
Delivery
  • Gardens Point
Delivery
  • Gardens Point

CRICOS
092648J

Customise your degree to your interest, such as software development, networked systems, information security, intelligent systems, user experience and more.

Duration
  • 3 years full-time
  • 6 years part-time
  • 3 years full-time
Delivery
  • Online
  • Gardens Point
Delivery
  • Gardens Point

CRICOS
012656E

Develop expertise in working with people, data, business processes and technology to find innovative solutions.

Duration
  • 3 years full-time
  • 6 years part-time
  • 3 years full-time
Delivery
  • Online
  • Gardens Point
Delivery
  • Gardens Point

CRICOS
012656E

Double degrees

Combine business and data science for strategic roles in finance, investment, economics, risk management, marketing, logistics, defence and research.

Duration
  • 4 years full-time
  • 8 years part-time
  • 4 years full-time
Delivery
  • Online
  • Gardens Point
Delivery
  • Gardens Point

CRICOS
103857E

Combine business with games and interactive environments for a competitive advantage. Work in roles such as producer, project manager, content manager or marketer.

Duration
  • 4 years full-time
  • 4 years full-time
Delivery
  • Gardens Point
Delivery
  • Gardens Point

CRICOS
092651C

Combine business and IT for diverse career opportunities such as technical consultant, chief information officer, systems analyst or brand strategist.

Duration
  • 4 years full-time
  • 4 years full-time
Delivery
  • Online
  • Gardens Point
Delivery
  • Gardens Point

CRICOS
059595C

Combine digital media and IT for careers in web design, graphic design, illustration, project management, web application design or social media management.

Duration
  • 4 years full-time
  • 4 years full-time
Delivery
  • Gardens Point
  • Kelvin Grove
Delivery
  • Gardens Point
  • Kelvin Grove

CRICOS
096583M

Understand the function and influence of communication and develop comprehensive knowledge of data science tools and insights gained from data.

Duration
  • 4 years full-time
  • 8 years part-time
  • 4 years full-time
Delivery
  • Gardens Point
  • Kelvin Grove
Delivery
  • Gardens Point
  • Kelvin Grove

CRICOS
103859C

Gain a comprehensive knowledge of data science tools and techniques, then combine them with critical and creative thinking to develop your own creative entrepreneurial niche.

Duration
  • 4 years full-time
  • 8 years part-time
  • 4 years full-time
Delivery
  • Online
  • Gardens Point
  • Kelvin Grove
Delivery
  • Gardens Point
  • Kelvin Grove

CRICOS
103860K

Merge your creative and IT skills for opportunities in content production, communications, graphic design and games development.

Duration
  • 4 years full-time
  • 4 years full-time
Delivery
  • Online
  • Gardens Point
  • Kelvin Grove
Delivery
  • Gardens Point
  • Kelvin Grove

CRICOS
059227E

Be prepared for traditional and new law fields that emerge as a result of data acquisition and analysis, and technology.

Duration
  • 5.5 years full-time
  • 5.5 years full-time
Delivery
  • Online
  • Gardens Point
Delivery
  • Gardens Point

CRICOS
103861J

Combine data science and property economics to analyse and interrogate data to provide advice on the use, value, management and marketing of property.

Duration
  • 4 years full-time
  • 8 years part-time
  • 4 years full-time
Delivery
  • Gardens Point
Delivery
  • Gardens Point

CRICOS
103858D

Combine interaction design and IT for roles including interactive media designer, usability specialist, information architect or graphic designer.

Duration
  • 4 years full-time
  • 4 years full-time
Delivery
  • Gardens Point
  • Kelvin Grove
Delivery
  • Gardens Point
  • Kelvin Grove

CRICOS
096570E

Combine education and IT to work as a secondary teacher with IT as one of your two teaching areas, or in roles applying new technologies to business or education enterprises.

Duration
  • 4.5 years full-time
  • 9 years part-time
  • 4.5 years full-time
Delivery
  • Gardens Point
  • Kelvin Grove
Delivery
  • Gardens Point
  • Kelvin Grove

CRICOS
099057J

Develop the skills to become an engineer and an IT professional, working in the development of consumer electronics, and computer and electrical systems.

Duration
  • 5 years full-time
  • 9 years part-time
  • 5 years full-time
Delivery
  • Gardens Point
Delivery
  • Gardens Point

CRICOS
084923F

Combine games and interactive environments with maths and use your problem-solving skills and expertise in mathematics to develop realistic scenes in gaming environments.

Duration
  • 4 years full-time
  • 4 years full-time
Delivery
  • Gardens Point
Delivery
  • Gardens Point

CRICOS
092653A

Combine IT and law for careers in cyberlaw, intellectual property, regulation of the internet, software developer, business analyst or e-commerce developer.

Duration
  • 5.5 years full-time
  • 5.5 years full-time
Delivery
  • Online
  • Gardens Point
Delivery
  • Gardens Point

CRICOS
083025D

Combine IT and mathematics to fields such as programming, data communications, business process management, software engineering and telecommunications.

Duration
  • 4 years full-time
  • 4 years full-time
Delivery
  • Gardens Point
Delivery
  • Gardens Point

CRICOS
059226F

Combine science with games and interactive environments, and use virtual reality and gaming technology to tackle issues such as the environmental impacts of mining.

Duration
  • 4 years full-time
  • 4 years full-time
Delivery
  • Gardens Point
Delivery
  • Gardens Point

CRICOS
092649G

Combine science and IT for roles including scientific modeller, software developer, scientific programmer and computational scientist.

Duration
  • 4 years full-time
  • 8 years part-time
  • 4 years full-time
Delivery
  • Gardens Point
Delivery
  • Gardens Point

CRICOS
080489G