Advanced Game Design

Have experience making games and want to use learn one of the premier game development platforms (Unity). Go deeper in to game development and create more advanced gaming projects in this exciting course.


2020 Term 1 Course

Locations: (Click on your chosen location for more details)

 
Hutchins (26 February- 1 April 2020)

Dates: Wednesday 26 February- 1 April 2020
6 Consecutive weeks: 3:45pm – 5:15pm
Location: Hutchins School, 71 Nelson Rd, Sandy Bay
Levels Available: Level 1, Level 2, Level 3, Level 4
Cost: $180 (+GST)
NB: This course is open to Hutchins students only (Grade 7 +)


 
New Town High School (29 February - 4 April)
Dates: Saturday 29 February – 4 April 2020
6 Consecutive weeks: 2:00pm – 3:30pm
Location: New Town High School, 6 Midwood Street, New Town
Levels Available: Level 1, Level 2, Level 3, Level 4
Cost: $180 (+GST)
NB: This course is open to any student


2020 Term 1 School Holiday Courses

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Course Information

Overview

This course is designed for those who want to take their game design skills to the next level. Learn one of the premier game development platforms (Unity). Whether you are interested in 2D games, 3D games or even Virtual Reality, Unity is the program that can get you there. In this course you will go through and build a range of games increasing in difficulty and complexity as you become more confident in your new skills.

Levels

(Note: If you dont know what level to enrol your child start them in Level 1. We will assess them once they start and move them to the level that most suits their abilities)

Level 1
This course is designed for those who have done coding before and want to take their game design skills to the next level. This course focuses on introducing Unity, becoming confident in the software and creating your first 3D game.

Level 2
Building on concepts and knowledge gained in the “Advanced Game Design Level 1” course, here your child will have the opportunity to gain a deeper understanding of the software learn more complex features of the Unity program and create a 3D car racing game (with physics).

Level 3
The third installment of our Advanced Game Design courses, this course builds on the skills developed in the previous 2 parts. In this course they will take their gaming design skills to the next level with the introduction of VR game design, complex events, and the creation of their first Virtual environment.

Level 4
Here we use all the skills developed so far and we take it further as we explore VR game design. Build the rollercoaster of your own design and have it travel through a landscape that you created.

Audience

Suitable for higher ages 13+, and kids that have done Coding before.
Younger kids with a detailed understanding of Coding and Game Design may also be suited for this course. If you are not sure, please contact us and we will help you decide.

Prerequisite

This course requires previous knowledge of Coding and Game Design.

What to bring

Lunch (if attending the full day course), Snacks (no nuts please), and a drink. We provide all the computers.

Equipment

We provide all the computers and software.

Details

Holiday Courses:
2 Full Days
Time: 9:00am – 3:00pm

Term Courses:
6 Saturdays (1.5 hours per session)
Time: 11:30 am to 1:00 pm

Outcomes

By the successful completion of these courses you will be ready to make your own games to play at home or share with others.

NB: Courses will run subject to a minimum number attending.

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