Games Design, Game Art Courses

If you love games and want to learn how to make them, then this hands-on course is for you.

Designed to give students a basic foundation of the Unity Game Engine, you’ll build your own 2D game from the ground up. You will learn the basics of game development, game design and C# scripting to build a robust and well designed small game. By the end of the course, you’ll have a basic foundation of game development and coding knowledge, on which you can further build your skills on.

You will graduate this short course with a game development foundation certificate. There is also an award for the student who designs the best game, as chosen by industry professionals.










Topics covered

  • Unity
  • C# scripting
  • Game object generation
  • Camera movement and orientation
  • Texture and sprite manipulation
  • Basic physics and maths
  • Level design and game states


What you’ll learn

By the end of the course you should be able to:

  • Understand the basic principles of game development using Unity and C# scripting
  • Create a small game using powerful cross-platform game engines
  • Understand the basic psychology behind games and what makes them entertaining


Who Should Attend

This course is ideal for anyone who loves games and would like to create their own or learn to code. It is highly recommended for students who want to apply for further study in audio or games.





Follow Up Courses

BA (Hons) in Game Programming


You should bring a notebook and pen to classes. You may also wish to bring your own laptop or tablet, however, this is not necessary.  

  Date from Date to Day(s) of the week Time Duration  
  16 May 2017 3 August 2017 Tues, Thurs 18.30-21.30 12 Weeks  
  26 September 2017 14 December 2017 Tues, Thurs 18.30-21.30 12 Weeks