Media Computer Science

Degree: Bachelor of Science

The Bachelor’s degree program “Media Computer Science” offers computer science studies in a fascinating setting.

Different skills, which are also important in other fields of computer science, are required to develop games. You can gain these skills at Stuttgart Media University, for example by developing interesting games together with students from different courses of studies.

The program “Media Computer Science” at Stuttgart Media University provides also other areas of specialization, which you can get a taste of or even enlarge upon. The program is characterized by various options to choose a study which suits your skills, interests and personality the best. In addition Stuttgart Media University offers a wide range of media-specific topics, which you are also able to build into your studies to gain important skills in the media sector. Of course we can advise and support you with scheduling your studies.

You can also find additional information to this program on the website of Media Computer Science.


In the first semesters you get to learn the required basics regarding computer science. After the basic studies you can specialize in game development.

You can see the present lectures of the games sector in the table below. More lectures will follow shortly.

Besides the lectures mentioned below, Stuttgart Media University offers a wide range of other lectures, not particularly designed, but also interesting for game development.

Lectures for Bachelor’s degree:

EDV-Nr. Veranstaltung ECTS
113520 Theory of Game Development 6
113521 Game Engine Programming 6
113522 Gameplay Programming 6
113510 Game-Praktikum 8
113426 Game Physics 6
119630 Spieleentwicklung für mobile Geräte 6
113447 Computergrafik 6
113445 Künstliche Intelligenz für Computerspiele 6
113544 Programming Massively Parallel Processors 4
221153 Drehbuchentwicklung 1 4
119320 User Interface Design 5
119660 User Experience Design 3
113426 Praxis der Spieleentwicklung 2
113453 Praktikum Computeranimation 8
221341 Studioproduktion Interaktive Medien 12