Game Academy Summer Workshop IM00CZ56-3002

Game Academy Summer Workshop

Code: IM00CZ56-3002

5 cr

Language of instruction: English

Course dates: 07.06.2018 - 30.07.2018

75.00 €

TAMK Mediapolis, Tampere

Registration a minimum of two weeks before the beginning of the course.

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Open University of Applied Sciences


Student is able to:
- Projectworking as a part of game production team
- Design, implement and test a game with one or more levels
- Analyse their work process and the outcomes of their work
- Scope a project to fit within a time frame
- Use a production management framework


- How to make a game release?
- How should the cope be selected?
- What is teamwork like in game project?
- How to create a game?
- Course includes independent project work.


Game Academy studies (30-60 cr) or similar competences achieved in game design. For further information contact teacher in charge of the course implementation.

Teaching methods

Project work, Teamwork, Team learning

Methods and grounds for evaluation

Participation in the team's work during the summer.
A group of blog posts and a personal learning report.

Student’s use of time and effort

5cr, about 135 hours 5 weeks, about 27 hours/week

Other information

Use of your own computer is nice

Degree programme and study field

Degree Programme in Media and Arts

Contact teaching group

The educational provision of the open UAS consists of degree programme courses. Contact teaching takes place either in degree student groups which have places reserved for open UAS students or in separate open UAS groups. Contact teaching of these studies is organised in degree student groups.

How to register?

Please register for the course you wish to take using the registration form provided at the top of this page. Submit the form two weeks before the beginning of the course at the latest. After that, you can contact the Open UAS Office (avoinamk@tamk.fi) to ask if there are any free places available.

Registration becomes binding 7 days before the beginning of the course. We will send an invitation to the email address you have given. The invitation will include detailed instructions about starting the studies.

TAMK’s degree students register through the student administration system, Pakki. They will be admitted if there are free places on the course. The studies are free of charge for degree students.

Payment terms

The payment term is 21 days net from the invoice date.

Cancellation terms

Registration becomes binding 7 days before the course begins. The study place has to be cancelled by contacting the Open UAS Office by email (avoinamk(at)tamk.fi). If cancelled later, the whole fee is charged. Please remember to cancel your registration in time if you cannot start the studies. It is never enough simply to inform a teacher that you wish to cancel your registration.

Updated 23.04.2018

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