Tampere, Finland

Game Design Workshop

when 25 May 2015 - 12 June 2015
duration 3 weeks
credits 5 EC
fee EUR 880

This Summer School takes place in TAMK's newest campus Mediapolis, which also houses Finnish Broadcasting Company's TV2 studios and various other media-related companies!


- script writing for games
- visual design for games
- sound design for games
- game programming
- game analysis
- project work

Target group

BA/MA students

Course aim

After completing the course the student is able to:

- start working with the basic elements of game design and the steps of the design process in game production
- design, implement and test game projects and to analyse the work process and the outcomes of the work
- analyse what rules and game mechanics, storytelling and characters mean in different game genres
- collaborate in an international student team

Credits info

5 EC

Fee info

EUR 880: Tuition, including teaching and course materials.
EUR 720: Optional accommodation fee. The accommodation is arranged in shared flats. Students are free to opt out of this service and arrange their own accommodation.