Successfully reported this slideshow.
We use your LinkedIn profile and activity data to personalize ads and to show you more relevant ads. You can change your ad preferences anytime.

Game Studies and Research in Aalto ARTS


Published on

  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

Game Studies and Research in Aalto ARTS

  1. 1. Game Studies and Research in Aalto ARTS Miikka Junnila
  2. 2. Game studies in Aalto ARTS Media Lab • Two-year MA programme focusing in Game Design and Production • A unique possibility for learning game design and production skills while building theoretical and conceptual understanding on games
  3. 3. Game studies in Aalto ARTS Media Lab • Project-oriented, multidisciplinary, international • Around 15 game courses – Lots of visiting teachers from the industry • Also courses from related fields such as 3D animation, interactive storytelling, interaction design and sound design
  4. 4. Game trailers • • • •
  5. 5. Game studies in Aalto ARTS Media Lab • Already before Aalto, Media Lab has provided the Finnish game industry with professionals
  6. 6. Game Research • Gameplay innovation through technical innovation • Novel creativity tools to save time and create fresh aesthetic •
  7. 7. Thank you! For more information, come talk to me or send some email to
  8. 8. Minor subject studies • Network, deepen your skills and get a game into your portfolio • Special module for media technology students • Also, ARTS minor subject for any students with passion and relevant skills from any school of Aalto
  9. 9. Games Now! –course series • International and national speakers addressing the hot topics of the changing industry • Lectures once a month + workshops, starting next autumn • Meant for students and industry professionals alike • Stay tuned for more info!