Course Details



Study Load

Full Time

Course Location


Torrens University Australia

Diploma of Game Design and Development

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Pre-degree
CRICOS: 03389E

Welcome to the world of game design and development. This Diploma will be your introduction to the full spectrum of game art and design including visual design fundamentals to illustration, game design conception and introductory development processes. You will graduate with the necessary technical skills and exposure to game development to walk into an entry level Game Designer role or continue your studies into the Bachelor.


The Diploma of Game Design and Development comprises of 8 subjects.

Standard entry requirements

Domestic students: Year 12 certificate (or equivalent) OR speak to a Course and Career Advisor for special entry. If you do not meet the ATAR requirements Demonstrated ability to undertake study at this level: Relevant work experience, and/or other formal, informal or non-formal study attempted and/or completed, written submission to demonstrate reasonable prospects of success ORDesign portfolio (6-10 pieces of original creative work)International Students: Please contact a Torrens University Course & Careers Advisor on 1300 575 803