Game Design & Development

A 21st-Century Education Course

$349.00 for 1 year

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Game Design & Development

In this course, you’ll learn how to design and develop your own games using Fusion 2.5, a kid-friendly game-creation software from Clickteam. You’ll start by building and customizing pre-set games, and then you’ll create your own original adventure. Because if you want to play the next five-star-rated game, you’ll have to build it first.

What You’ll Learn

Associated Careers

  • What makes a good game and story
  • How to program and design fun computer games
  • How to convert game files for mobile play (optional)
  • How to build multilevel games
  • Video Game Designer
  • App Developer
  • Software Engineer/Developer
  • Game Character Developer
  • Storytelling Concept Designer

What You’ll Create

Associated 21st-Century Skills

  • Games with levels, points, backgrounds, sounds, and more!
  • Your own library of games to play and share such as:
    • Ping!
    • Ice Breakers
    • Cat Burglar
    • Alien Attack
    • Pest Busters
    • Amazon Adventure
    • Your own original game from a large collection of custom assets
  • Creativity & Critical Thinking
  • Time Management & Organization
  • Problem-Solving & Troubleshooting
  • Design Thinking
  • And many more…


System/Equipment Requirements

    • PC: Windows 7 or higher
    • Mac: OSX 10.7 or anything previous to MacOS Catalina (**MacOS Catalina is not currently supported)
    • NOT Chromebook compatible
    • ClickTeam Fusion 2.5 software ($25/yr educational price)