In this short course, you’ll learn the basics of 2D artwork and assets for 2D games. Bring your concept art to life for future game projects and be inspired to continue on the study path that will bring you closer to a career in gaming development.
Through a mixture of theory and practical course work, learn to:
Develop your concept art ideas
Create 2D art assets
Use photoshop, piskel and related software
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 Development
Some courses require evidence of previous experience or study before you can enrol
To be prepared for this course, we recommend that you have:
Access to a computer with internet access
A passion for creating art
An interest in creating game art
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.
Our graduates go onto roles like: animator, 2D artist, 3D generalist, concept artist, game designer, level designer and rigging with the Certificate IV in Information Technology Gaming Development specialisation.
Take your study further with other courses offered at TAFE NSW:
The Statement of Attainment in Introduction to Game Art for Game Development does not have any pre-requisite courses.
The Statement of Attainment in Introduction to Game Art for Game Development does not have any post-graduate courses.
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