Game Design for Beginners

Seattle Summer Camps

AIE Seattle Summer Camps will be delivered virtually.

Program Description

If you are looking to learn the basics to help develop the skills and knowledge to define and develop game mechanics then this camp is for you! You will get to use industry-standard software like the Unity game engine and more to create a playable game prototype.
This camp will help expose how to use game design documentation, prototyping gameplay, interactive environments, and the process behind Q & A for games.  When the course is complete, you will earn a certificate of achievement as well as creations to show off to your family and friends!

No prior experience necessary. For students ages 12-18.

Hardware and Software requirements

Minimum Requirements Windows MacOS Linux (Support in Preview)
Operating system version Windows 7 (SP1+) and
Windows 10
64 bit versions only
Sierra 10.12.6+ Ubuntu 16.04,
Ubuntu 18.04 and
CentOS 7
CPU X64 architecture with SSE2 instruction set support X64 architecture with SSE2 instruction set support X64 architecture with SSE2 instruction set support
Graphics API DX10, DX11 and
DX12-capable GPU's
Metal-capable Intel and AMD GPU's Open GL 3.2+ or,
Vulkan-capable
Nvidia and AMD GPU's

Program Fees and Start Dates

Please see program start dates and fees below.

  • Commencing August 2nd 2021
  • Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu session | 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • 12hrs per week for 2 weeks
  • + years
  • Program Fee: $295.00