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Statement of Attainment in Game Programming Basics

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Overview About this course

Discover how to program games using Unity and learn the basics of 2D design and animation. Launch your career in gaming development through classroom ‘Games Studio’ environments and learn the basics of UI and computer applications.

Outcomes What You'll Gain

Learning Outcomes

Through a mixture of theory and practical course work, learn to:

  • Produce game design documentation based on ICT system operation

  • Manipulate data using advanced features

  • Develop basic 2D design and animation

  • Problem solve using support resources including online help

Course Outcomes

Gain practical experience and develop specialist skills that give you an advantage in the job market.

  • A nationally accredited Statement of Attainment

  • A pathway to further study in game design

  • Credit toward a full qualification

  • Specialist skills that will see you thrive in the game programming industry

Suitability Is This Course Right For You?

Entry requirements

Some courses require evidence of previous experience or study before you can enrol

  • There are no entry requirements for this qualification. You can enrol today.

Entry recommendations

To be prepared for this course, we recommend that you have:

  • Access to a computer and wireless connection

  • Basic computer skills

  • An interest in pursuing further studies or a career in game development

TAFE NSW is committed to meeting the learning needs of every community. Meeting these needs can mean there are additional entry requirements at different campus locations. Check your preferred location for further requirements. If you need help preparing for study, contact us to find out how we can support you.

Pathways Future Career and Study Options

Career pathways

Our graduates go onto roles like: game developer with the Certificate IV in Information Technology, game tester with the Certificate IV in Information Technology, game designer with the Certificate IV in Information Technology, level designer with the Certificate IV in Information Technology, tools programmer with the Diploma of Information Technology (Game Programming) and game programmer with the Diploma of Information Technology (Game Programming).

Study pathways

Take your study further with other courses offered at TAFE NSW:

Previous study 0 Courses

Begin here to gain experience and confidence in this study area.

The Statement of Attainment in Game Programming Basics does not have any pre-requisite courses.

Related study 0 Courses

Strengthen your expertise and gain specialist skills to expand your employability.

The Statement of Attainment in Game Programming Basics does not have any related courses.

Your experience counts

At TAFE NSW, we recognise your previous study and work experience. You can apply for recognition of prior learning or a credit transfer with any of our courses. If you're successful you'll get your qualification faster.

Units Units taught in this course

Core units are central to the job outcomes of a particular industry or occupation. These are the units industry has agreed are essential to be capable and qualified at a particular study level.

  • Create ICT user documentation ICTICT309

  • Use advanced features of applications ICTICT312

TAFE NSW Services Facilities and Support

TAFE NSW provides support services across all campus locations and online. Whatever your needs or circumstances, we have the people, resources, counselling and facilities to support you in focusing on your studies.

  • TAFE NSW Disability Support Service

  • TAFE NSW Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) support

  • TAFE NSW Aboriginal Support; Learner support (ABE)

  • TAFE NSW Careers, Counselling and Pathways Service

  • TAFE NSW Libraries

  • Scholarship programs – be supported as you explore your talents and fulfil your potential

  • Smarthinking - online access to a tutor

  • LinkedIn Learning – an online resource which offers innovative courses and tutorials to improve your personal and professional skills

  • Student associations – get social with our student community

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