Course Details


Bachelor Degree

Study Load

Full Time

Course Location


Queensland University of Technology (QUT)

Bachelor of Science / Bachelor of Games and Interactive Environments

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00213J

Students complete core units in introductory design, games studies, professional skills and basic programming and then choose a major from animation, game design, or software technologies. In their final year, students participate in a major group project to produce a significant piece of work using PC, mobile devices, consoles or virtual reality. In the Science component, students complete core units in science, and then select a major from Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Earth Sciences, Environmental Science or Physics.


384 credit points. 192 credit points towards the Bachelor of Science and 192 credit points towards the Bachelor of Games and Interactive Environments


  • Animation
  • Biological sciences
  • Chemistry
  • Earth sciences
  • Environmental science
  • Game design
  • Physics
  • Software technologies

Standard entry requirements

  • Year 12 or equivalent
  • Assumed knowledge: English (4,SA) and Maths B (4,SA)

Study pathways

Students may be able to claim advanced standing for part of this course, on the basis of completed or partially completed studies, and other assessable learning outcomes.