Andrew Hamilton

Andrew Hamilton MComp, FHEA

Senior Lecturer, Course Leader for Computer Science for Games


I teach the C++ programming language, games programming, programming optimisation techniques and computer architecture.

I am the admissions tutor for Computer Science for Games and Computer Games Technology.

I am part of the lecturing staff responsible for Steel Minions, Sheffield Hallam's game studio staffed by students.


Department of Computing

College of Business, Technology and Engineering


Courses taught:

Computer Science for Games

Computer Games Technology

Modules taught:

Fundamentals of Computer Architecture

Programming 2D Games

Fundamentals of Mathematics and Computer Architecture

Software-Hardware Optimisation Techniques

Parallel Programming for Games

Advanced Graphics Projects

Concurrent and Parallel Systems


Software / Code

Hamilton, A., Moore, D., Alapont Granero, S., & Habgood, J. (2019). A Night in the Forum. PlayStation Store: VRTRON Limited.

Habgood, J., Moore, D., Alapont Granero, S., Wilson, D., Hamilton, A., Ferguson, C., & Wilson, J. (2018). The Chantry. PlayStation Store: Steel Minions.

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