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Course Overview

Heard of the android-based game, Brave Frontier and Puzzle Trooper? The former has been downloaded more than 1.2 million times since January while the latter reached the dizzy heights of 2.5 million downloads this year. Come join us as we take you through an Introduction to Digital Game Development that will equip you with the skills to create from scratch, a 2D game using the Integrated Development Environment (IDE) software and be the next Singaporean sensation to take the international gaming world by storm. We dare you to break the 3 million download mark!


It will be conducted within a duration of 30 hours with a class size of 20.




This AEM aims to provide students with an understanding of how to design a computer game.

What You'll Learn

At the end of the module, students will be able to:


  • discuss gaming history and its current development
  • discuss the gaming business and its current developments
  • apply game design theory
  • appreciate computer animation and simulation


Students will be assessed on the following criteria:


A) Game Company Research and Game Review (30%) 

- 25% individual

- 5 % group 


B) 2D Game Development (70%) 

- 55% individual

- 15% group


Completion criteria:

Students are required to:


  • Fulfill 75% of the attendance and
  • Obtain a pass mark of at least 50% upon completion of the module.

Course Schedule

Intake Info Application Period Course Duration

To be advised

To be advised

30 Hours

Contact Details

  • AEM Coordinator
  • Temasek Polytechnic reserves the right to alter the course, modify the scale of fee, amend any other information or cancel course with low enrolment.

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