Information and Digital Technology: Game Design

Certificate III in Information and Digital Technology with a focus on game design will provide you with the skills to launch your career in the digital gaming industry. You will gain knowledge in programming and developing basic digital games.

Is this course right for me?

The gaming sector including mobile gaming, is the biggest supplier of entertainment in Australia. Growth accelerated during the pandemic, with a 40% increase in new gamers. Game design projects continue to grow with new audiences expecting even greater experiences.

Qualification Course name / code ATAR eligible Mandatory placement hours Virtual delivery available
Full Certificate ICT30120 Certificate III in Information Technology Yes 70 Yes

Where can this course take me?

  • Game designer
  • Game developer
  • Animator
  • Graphic designer

This course can lead to further study, such as:

  • ICT40120 Certificate IV in Information Technology (Gaming Development)

Subjects that support this career path

  • Visual arts
  • Visual design
  • Computing
  • Entertainment
  • Industrial technology - multimedia
  • Music
  • Mathematics


Speak to your school to find out more.


  • Skills


  • Business and Information Services

Business Unit:

  • Training Services NSW
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