This degree develops technical games-development skills, along with a more general computer science education, helping students embark on a career in an exciting and dynamic industry. Students gain advanced knowledge of game engine architectures, computer graphics and game design, including the specialist skills needed for building computer game software. They acquire leading-edge computer games programming expertise, becoming proficient in a broad range of programming languages and software design techniques. Students also develop commercially valuable skills in computing laboratories and work with research groups. This degree is suitable for those who want to apply their imagination to complex programming problems, while gaining experience in a creative, dynamic and successful area of British industry. City's BSc (Hons) Computer Science degree is accredited by the Chartered Institute for IT (BCS), exempting you from their professional examinations and offering a pathway to chartered status.