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Upskilled (RTO 40374)
Yes, you can play video games for a living!
Whether you're a fan of indie side-scrollers or AAA franchises, Upskilled's Diploma of Digital and Interactive Games (ICT50215) course will turn your passion for video games into a full-fledged career.
The course is delivered online by Upskilled, and will show you how to design games from the ground up. The syllabus covers everything from storyboarding and character design through to coding with industry-standard programs such as Unity and Visual Studio. To help you hone your technical expertise, the course also includes access to a range of industry-leading videos from Pluralsight - an on-demand platform that brings together 5,000 IT short courses led by a global network of industry experts!
By completing this 12-month course, you will gain the industry knowledge and technical expertise to pursue work in the games industry in exciting fields such as online game development, mobile device gaming, and other forms of interactive entertainment.
There are no formal entry requirements for this course, so anyone can apply! It is recommended, however, that students have:
In this game design course, the units of competency you may study include:
Upskilled may make changes to this course from time to time to reflect changes introduced to the relevant Training Package or meet other regulatory requirements.
Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a nationally recognised, accredited Diploma of Digital and Interactive Games (ICT50215) from Upskilled.
Armed with this qualification, as well as the technical skills and industry knowledge you will gain from the course, you will be able to pursue a number of career opportunities in the growing games industry.
Curious about where a career in digital media could take you? Potential job outcomes may include:
Upskilled offers a choice of two convenient payment options to help make studying more affordable:
Option 1 - Save 15% when you pay upfront
Total course cost: $3,825
Option 2 - 24-month interest free payment plan.
No deposit, no interest to pay for 24 months. Get started for just $44 a week!
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