Game Design For Beginners

This beginner course has been designed to help develop the skills and knowledge to define and develop game mechanics including the use of game design documentation, prototyping gameplay, interactive environments and the process behind Q&A for games. You will be using industry standard software, the Unity game engine as well as Pro Builder to create a playable game prototype.

The course will provide you with a portfolio piece which will help establish or enhance your portfolio of work for entry into further study.


  • Unity Game Engine
  • Game Design Documentation
  • Probuilder
  • Game Functionality
  • Debugging

Course Fees and Start Dates

Please see course start dates and associated fees below.

  • Commencing 18th Jan 2021
  • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm AEDT (daylight savings) | Mon, Tues, Thu, Fri session
  • Online via Zoom
  • Half Semester (1 weeks)
  • Full Fee: $250
  • Year 10, 11 and 12: $250

  • Commencing 4th May 2021
  • 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm AEDT (daylight savings) | Tues, Thu session
  • 1 Semester (4 weeks)
  • Full Fee: $250
  • Year 10, 11 and 12: $250

The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment.

Courses fees include a non-refundable enrolment fee ($65).

ACT SKILLED CAPITAL FUNDING FOR TRAINING is available to eligible students living or working in the ACT.

JOB TRAINER funding is available for eligible students living or working in the ACT and is a jointly funded initiative of the Commonwealth, state and territory governments.