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SMU Guildhall Student Work
SMU Guildhall Student Work

Video Game Development


The Guildhall at SMU

Teaching the art and science of video game development


The Guildhall at SMU, part of the Linda and Mitch Hart eCenter, is the world’s premier graduate education program in digital game development. The rigorous, intense, in-depth graduate program offers a complete approach to digital game development, with courses that focus on three critical disciplines:

  • Art Creation
  • Level Design
  • Production
  • Software Development

The program is comprised of coursework, thesis and directed focus study projects, and game creation in multidisciplinary teams. With a faculty of industry veterans, the program provides a broad base of knowledge in one of the most exciting, growing technology fields.

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