Basics of Game Development

Basics of Game Development

Course dates:
29 July, 2019 to 2 August, 2019
Early-Bird (until March 31, 2019) – 250€ / Regular (after March 31, 2019) – 300€
Fee advantages:
Fee reduction
Engineering & Sciences, IT
Application deadline:
Tuesday, 30 April, 2019
Tallinn University
Tallinn, Estonia

General information

The objective of the course is to provide knowledge and introduce practical skills in order to develop digital games.

Game development is a process of designing and creating games. This course is focusing on making – coding and programming games, the course time will not be spent for putting together game design documents (GDD). During the course participants will learn traditional coding through remaking several retro games:
– Console (terminal) game
– Game UI development
– Text adventure game
– Pong action game
– 3D pong game
– Multiplayer pong

In order to the get quick results, an high end game design platform and engine – Unity – will be used.


Tallinn Summer School arranges accommodation for foreign participants at student dormitory (5-minutes walk from the university, double and triple rooms). 


Online registration form on the website

ECTS accreditation

The course gives 2 ECTS. 

Contact information 

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