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Introduction to Games Level Design

Introduction to Games: Level Design

This is a short course offering an affordable and challenging opportunity to understand game design and generate a playable version using Unreal Engine 4 software.  The class size is limited to ensure you have access to the tutor as you learn about the different components that make game level design enjoyable and enthralling to play.

What will you study?

This course will introduce you to some of principle operations of software used to develop game play and will incrementally build your knowledge of a systematic approach to realising your ideas on screen.  The sessions will include aspects of research and development as you bring ideas to the construct of game playing. Each game will have player levels for you to conceive and regulate, as your game introduces opportunities for players to advance through your levels of game play.  Static meshes will introduce basic kinetic actions on screen and atmosphere will be generated to add excitement to the environment you create for players.

Course duration

10 weeks – 2 hours per week 

Course dates

Tuesday 6pm to 8pm 

10th April - 12th June


Creative Industries Building, Plas Coch Campus


The port-folio of work accumulated during the short course can be presented for assessment providing 10 HE credits.





This fee covers 10 weeks attendance and tutorage, including assessment.

To book 

To book your place, visit the online store.

This course is subject to minimum participants and payments will be returned in full if the course does not recruit the minimum cohort.

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