Diploma of Game Design and Development

Start your career in the gaming industry with a Diploma of Game Design and Development, delivered by Billy Blue College of Design at Torrens University Australia.

This course introduces the full spectrum of game art and design, from visual design fundamentals to game design conception and introductory game development processes. You will be exposed to the technical tools and 3D construction techniques that are integral to the field. This diploma develops the necessary technical skills and exposure to game development processes to begin working in game development, or provide a clear pathway for further study. Through this industry-recognised university-level course, you will gain a practical grounding in the real-world game development industry.

Gain professional experience

Gain work experience as you complete an industry brief, putting your learnings into practice with guidance and mentoring from practicing professionals.

Explore Unity

Create games for mobile, console, PC or VR using Unity, the most advanced industry-standard software.

Explore Unreal

Learn advanced 3D skills to succeed in game development, architecture, film, TV, and more with Unreal Engine.

PlayStation® First Academic Development Partner

Collaborate with Game Programming students as part of our Sony Computer Entertainment Europe partnership.

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  • Awarded by

    Billy Blue College of Design

  • Qualification


  • Study mode

    On Campus

  • Payment options

    FEE-HELP may be availablePayment PlanUpfront payment

  • Duration

    1 year full time, up to 2 years part time, 6 months accelerated

  • Start date

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  • Course fee

    Price may vary

This course meets the Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government’s National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET). Studying this course leads to a qualification that’s recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.