Coding with GameMaker
No programming experience is required! You will code your very own stand-alone executable game using GameMaker™.
This Short Course is part of our Game Design Fundamentals Package, a set of nine courses that are perfect for embedding into middle and high school courses, or using in summer camps and after school programs.
Students will be able to…
- Demonstrate proficiency using the GameMaker Studio programming language
- Use variables, conditional statements, loops, and arrays in programming
- Understand game events and how to write code to respond to the events
- Effectively debug code by playtesting a game
Total Completion Time
Approximately 20 hours
Here are some examples of the work that students will complete in this course:
Inside Coding with GameMaker
Software and Hardware Specs
GameMaker Studio must be downloaded and installed onto computers with a Windows operating system. GameMaker Studio is not supported on devices such as Chromebooks or iPads. Zulama-licensed schools can purchase GameMaker Studio licenses at an exclusive price of $25/computer. Contact Zulama at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information on how to receive this discounted rate.