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What will I learn?

This course is for people who want to be competent in supporting the design, development and programming of basic digital games briefs as part of a larger development team. The qualification has a small suite of core units with a specialist group of games programming electives.

No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.



Study options

Full Time (0.5 years)

Tuition fees
A$8,430.00 (4,51,285) per year
Additional costs for uniforms, equipment, textbooks and materials (if applicable) range from AUD $300 – AUD $1,000 per course.

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

31 January 2022, 18 July 2022


Northern Sydney Institute - St Leonards

213 Pacific Highway,


New South Wales,

2065, SYDNEY, Australia

Entry requirements

For international students

Year 10 or equivalent

Students should have an understanding of the basic operations of a computer, the internet and Microsoft applications such as Word and Excel

Academic IELTS 5.5 or TOEFL (iBT) 46 or TAFE NSW General English Program.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.



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