* The Unity project lifecycle
* Teaching game programming and/or game design to absolute beginners of all ages
* Teaching younger kids (current working with children check)
* Helping students step through homework and assignments
* Rapid game prototyping
* Helping develop, ideas into fully functional games
My teaching flavour depends on who I am teaching. I put together a unique course tailored for each student. This can include projects, step by step tutorials, and problem solving activities, all with a focus on a hands on learning.
I have a philosophy that all lessons should either be fun or inspiring first and the learning should follow naturally.
Just getting onto a subject and getting your hands dirty as soon as possible is very important. And making sure that the student not be afraid to just break things.
I have been teaching for many years and still work making games in the games industry as a day job as well as tutoring many regular students.
I would love to help you make awesome stuff too, so feel free to message me and we can talk about what I can offer you.
One of our best tutors! High-quality profile, qualified and response guaranteed. Benjamin will plan your first lesson with care.
I have been teaching and tutoring students in game design fundamentals and production for over five years and currently work as a game programmer.
I have taught full classes, mentored small studios, done 1on1 sessions with students aged from 7 years old to 45 and aim to make learning fun and engaging.
Please let me know when you message me if you are interested in remote or in person lessons.
If you wish to do lessons in person please let me know what suburb you are in as travel costs may need to be calculated if there are longer than normal travel times required.
Perfect! Benjamin is a encouraging and patient tutor. Has excellent skills and knowledge. My 12 year old son is loving his sessions and learning fast. I would highly recommend his tutoring.
Alicia's son was an absolute delight to teach, full of energy and excitable but also followed directions very well and he made for an enjoyable lesson.
Perfect! My son is absolutely enjoying his lessons with Ben, very engaging and fun. Great tutor!
Julia's son was fantastic to tutor. He picked up concepts very quickly and was very eager to learn everything I threw at him. Was a A+ student
Perfect! An excellent, patient and very thorough tutor. Highly recommended.
Both Shish and his son (Who I was contacted to tutor) were very friendly. The lesson went well and his son followed along to instructions very well and asked good questions when needed. A+
Perfect! He is a great teacher who doesn't get bothered when asked questions during his lesson. He thoroughly explains things you did not understand and wants to make sure he and his students are on the same track.
Luke is a great student, he picked up coding concepts very quickly and was great to teach.
Perfect! Explains things simply and at the right pace for me to understand.
Peter was a great student. It was his first time using Unity and he picked it up very quickly and asked great questions.
Perfect! Ben is a fantastic tutor who takes time in understanding his students and their needs. They way he explains concepts provides holistic understanding of programming that has given me confidence in my own learning. He is extremely patient and considered when provide advice and guidance.
Would recommend Ben to anyone wanting to get ahead.
Byron is fantastic to work with. He communicates his needs clearly and is great at following directions. A+
Perfect! Ben was super patient and thorough when explaining concepts and was able to help with exactly what I needed. Also great at replying quickly & making time! Would definitely recommend!
Working with Emily was fantastic, she was clear with her needs and followed directions very well. 10/10
Perfect! Ben was incredible with helping me out, assisting me with all my stress and needs. Ben guided me and explained concepts to me at a level I was able to understand (a complete beginner) and was extremely patient with me. He exceeded my expectations, even going as far to learn about the software I was using that he wasn't familiar with before our lesson. I will be recommending Ben to anyone that is seeking a programming tutor.
Ellie was fantastic, she grasped concepts incredibly fast and was very easy to teach. A+!
Perfect! Ben is fantastic! Great to talk to, conveys things clearly and effectively, and is able to adapt to my needs as a student.
Dan is a great student. He is enthusiastic and a fast learner.
I'm looking forward to teaching him further.
Perfect! Very helpful, really fast in responding to emails. He is knowledgeable in Unity and easy to get along with!
Sue was a great student, would happily teach her again
Ben is an excellent teacher, he taught me Game Design in a way that not only made me want to learn more myself but also explained everything on a fundamental level giving me the lessons I needed to understand what I was learning and why. He always took the time to find a way of explaining that was on my level and gave me every resource I could need to further my own learning. Having Ben as my teacher is the reason I take Game Development seriously. He teaches you about the real world of Game Development and his lessons are so integral to the actual creation of games on every level that they will stay with you into your own Game Making in the future. If you’re looking for a teacher who is passionate about Games and knows what they’re talking about, Ben’s the teacher you want to learn from.
Ben is an excellent tutor for games development. He taught me when I first ventured into the field and now I am a working industry professional. He has a wide range of knowledge across all fields of game dev and an ability to hone in on exactly where and how you can improve. He is friendly, helpful, and great at explaining complex processes and theories. I can highly recommend Ben!
Ben teaches his students good habits and how to solve problems without needing to rely on him or other people so that we learn how to teach ourselves or where to get the information to teach from.
His very passionate about things that interest him and always tries to make those things better, not by just putting a band aid on it but from the ground up.
He really wants his students to better themselves by giving them the foundations to create amazing things.
Ben was one of the best teachers I've ever had, he went above and beyond to help students and is generally a great human being, 10/10
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