Games Development - Start Your Career Here

United Kingdom (GB)
Online Course
20 Nov 2020
20 Dec 2020
Courses, IT, Internet
Contract Type

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Course overview

With the gaming industry maintaining the upward trend that it has displayed for decades now, opportunities within the industry are at an all-time high. This creates a chance for those that are looking to break into the industry to do just that and start a lucrative and rewarding career as a Games Developer.

With this course bundle, you will learn how to design and animate your hero character and place them into a 2D hack and slash side-scrolling game. The course is divided into three sections, designed to guide you through the games development process one step at a time. These are as follows:

Stage One focuses on the design of your character utilising traditional drawing techniques. Here you will also learn about the primary interface and features of Adobe’s Photoshop.

Stage Two will introduce you to the 12 principles of animation as used by Disney Animation Studios and will guide you through the process of animating your hero character.

Stage Three is where you will learn how to program your character into the game using the Unity games engine, thereby completing your game’s creation.


  • Game Development 101

What you'll learn

  • Researching your hero character
  • Using tablet pressure in Photoshop
  • Import your hero character for scale and clean-up
  • The 12 principles of animation
  • Introduction to Unity
  • Adding animations
  • Polishing and debugging

Entry requirements

There are no formal requirements for studying the Games Development 101 course.


Many students prefer online study to conventional classroom-based learning as it provides them with the freedom to learn at their own pace, and in an environment in which they are comfortable.
Online study material can also be viewed and revised as many times as the student needs, which contributes to long-term memory retention.

These factors, in addition to the fact that online training courses are often more cost-effective than the on-site alternative, make online study an appealing option to students today.

Job outcomes

  • Games Developer

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About ITonlinelearning

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