Game Design

Design professional level games, graphics and sounds using GameMaker Studio 2.
Electronics
Coding
Design
Construction
 
 
 
 
 
£440-£900
✓ 9-17 years
5 days
 

Take Home:

GameMaker Studio 2 Software
USB Drive with all your Games, Files and Assets

You Will Learn:

Game Design Programming and Techniques
Graphic Design for Games
Sound Effect and Backing Track Creation

Need to Know:

1:8 Staff-Student Ratio
All Equipment Provided
4 x 1.5 Hour Sessions/Day
 

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Do you love playing games but have no idea how to make your own? Learn how to make games, graphics and sounds from scratch, to create your own games to play at home and with your friends!

This course is suitable for all ages and levels of experience, with many complex extension activities for older campers.

At our Winchester venue, campers who have previously completed Level 1 Game Design can progress onto Level 2 and Level 3, to learn more complex techniques including multiplayer games, physics and networking.

 
  • Use drag and drop programming to create custom games
  • Complete several projects including maze games, brick breakers and more
  • Learn digital art techniques to create professional game graphics
  • Create and edit sound effects
  • Use multitrack software to compose backing music
  • Advanced campers use digital recorders to create and edit Foley effects
  • Take all your games with you to continue designing at home
 
 

Course Dates 2018

Sparsholt College, Winchester 8/9 - 12 Apr Residential / Day 9-17 £710 / £440
St Helen & St Katherine, Abingdon 23 - 27 Jul Day 9-17 £520
St Helen & St Katherine, Abingdon 30 Jul - 3 Aug Day 9-17 £520
Sparsholt College, Winchester 29/30 Jul - 3 Aug Residential / Day 9-17 £900 / £550
Chelsea Academy, London 6 - 10 Aug Day 9-17 £495
Sparsholt College, Winchester 5/6 - 10 Aug Residential / Day 9-17 £900 / £550
Chelsea Academy, London 13 - 17 Aug Day 9-17 £495
Sparsholt College, Winchester 12/13 - 17 Aug Residential / Day 9-17 £900 / £550
Sparsholt College, Winchester 19/20 - 24 Aug Residential / Day 9-17 £900 / £550