This short course is accessible to everyone!! No specialist equipment is needed, all you need is a web browser. In this course you'll learn the basic principles of Game Levels Design. Your instructor will show you how to put your own levels together and how the mechanics of a game work.

Completion of this course entitles you to free access to the weekly Fortnite tournament on Overworld Facebook Channel

  • 1

    Instructions for this course

    • Introduction from your tutor

  • 2

    Welcome to the course!

    • Welcome to an 'Introduction to Video Game Level Design'

  • 3

    Let's get started!

    • 1) How to set up, save and share your projects

    • 2) What are 'mechanics' and how do they work?

    • 3) 'Pacing' your levels

    • 4) Introducing 'Logic' into your game designs.

    • Final thoughts!


Senior Instructor

Stuart Folkes

As the Head of Teaching and Learning at the Overworld Academy Stuart has an abundance of experience working in ESPORTS, the Games Industry and Teaching. His passion for gaming, media production and music saw him turn his enthusiasm into a well-established professional lecturer and trainer. You may also know Stuart from Overworld’s live streamed eSports tournaments on the Overworld Facebook platform.