Game Concept Design Short Course | SSG Grants | MAGES Institute

Learn Game Concept Design

MAGES Institute of excellence is a private educational institution providing high quality education in a lot of courses. Why do we play games? How to engage players? What are the elements that make up a game? You can get the answers of all these questions with a 45 hours course of Game Concept Design. Here, you will learn how to conceptualise and design a game. Monetising strategy for any game is a skill that is necessary for any game designer. You’ll also learn about player psychology and behaviour types and how to attract your target audience.

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Game Concept Design

Are You mystified by games and want to learn all about it? Maybe you have fantasized about a career switch into the exciting world of gaming? Or are you thinking of ways to gamify your business, but it’s not quite coming together?

In this course, you will learn why we play games, how to engage players, and all the elements that make up a game.

Duration:45Hrs (Mondays and Wednesdays, 7:00PM - 10:00PM)

Note:Customisation Available for Corporate Clients

Award:Statement of Attainment

Grants Available:SSG, SFC, PSEA, UTAP



Huang Ruiliang Dominic

Adjunct Lecturer | Game Designer

Thomas O’Dell

Adjunct Lecturer

Topics Covered

  • Conceptualizing a Game
  • Designing a Game
  • Monetizing Strategy for a Game
  • Game Analytics and Design

Learning Outcomes

  • Understand Game Mechanics, Narrative Structures, and research on Player Expectations for various genres.
  • Learn about player psychology and behavior types and how you can attract your target audience.
  • Compile a game design document organizing the details of all your creative ideas in every aspect of the game.
  • Present a compelling Game Pitch to secure your ideal Publishers and Investors.
  • Learn how your monetization model fits into the industry’s ecosystem.




Entry requirements

  • Age: 16 years old and above recommended
  • Open to all Singapore Residents (Including citizens, PR, LTVP Holders)

Course fess

Full Programme Fees : SGD 2,592.00

Singaporeans 21 – 39 Yrs or PRs : SGD 1,392.00

Singaporeans 40Yrs or Above : SGD 912.00

SME Sponsored Singaporeans & PR : SGD 912.00

*All payments on or after 1st Jan 2023 will be subject to 8% GST.

Grants Available

Self-sponsored students can use SSG Training Grant, Skills Future Credit, PSEA grant, UTAP, and SEP. 75% attendance is mandatory to complete the program The student should submit and must pass the prescribed assessment (i.e. Practical Project) *For additional grant eligibility, please contact us.


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