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Game Design Introduction

Undergraduate | CUR-DIG10 | 2024

Take the first step from gamer to game designer. Evaluate the look and structure of games, and develop your own concepts. Study limitations of tech through time, and make connections between games of today, and non-digitised games of yesteryear.

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Study method
100% online
Assessments
100% online
Enrol by
19 May 2024
Entry requirements
No ATAR needed,
No prior study
Duration
13 weeks
Start dates
27 May 2024,
25 Nov 2024

Price from

$1,118

Upfront cost

$0

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Game Design Introduction

About this subject

  • At the completion of this subject students will be able to:

    1. communicate game design concepts and ideas both orally and visually
    2. evaluate and aesthetic and structural aspects of games to develop new game concepts
    3. examine the limitations imposed on games by their techno-historical context
    4. analyse how digitally mediated games are connected to play, sport, toys, and non-computer, video games as a cultural phenomenon

Entry requirements

No entry requirements

Additional requirements

  • Equipment requirements - Computer capable of running project-relevant animation software
  • Software requirements - Relevant Animation Software (eg. Adobe Creative Cloud, Maya, zBrush etc)

Study load

0.125 EFTSL
This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

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