Kursnamn Game Development Summer Studies
Kursdatum 28.05.2024 - 14.08.2024
Yrkeshögskolan Kajaanin ammattikorkeakoulu
Kursens språk Engelska
Studiepoäng 15 SP

Bransch Teknologi HUB
Lärare Marika Mustalahti
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Anmälningstid 10.04.2024 - 20.05.2024
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Game Development Summer Studies

28.05.2024 - 14.08.2024


During the summer students must complete either 5, 10, or 15 credits. Students can choose from 4 different tracks to compile the desired credit amounts. The tracks are:

  • Published Game
  • Game Development Competition
  • Portfolio
  • Rapid Development

The course is completed totally remotely. There are coaches available for mentoring and help, but there is no teaching. Independency and proactivity is required as well as basic knowledge on programming, graphics, design and/or production. Course language is primarily English.

Content of the course

Creation of a game according to a previously approved project plan or creation of polished portfolio piece. Game is published in a marketplace or the development team participates in game development competition during the same year.


Student has enough knowledge and skills to work as a producer, a designer, a programmer or an artist in a project independently or in a team.


Evaluation 5 – 0.

The student fulfills the required work hours and returns all required deliverables on time. In the team variations, the evaluations is also influenced by self- and peer reviews.

Arbetsformer och schemaläggning

The course is completed independently within 28.5.2024 – 14.8.2024 On Tuesday 28 May, the course has a kick-off lesson in Teams at 10 am.

Mer information

When registering to the course, please choose how many credits you wish to complete.


The course is available free of charge for students coming via Campusonline. In this case, please remember to select ’student from another Finnish higher education institution’ as the enrolment type, choose your home school and use the e-mail address of your home school when enrolling.