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Years 7-8

Changing the Game: Talk

Onsite talk

Discover the history of videogames, how they've changed over time, and the change they're bringing

Videogames haven't just had impacted culture, they've had a huge social impact as well. In this talk, students consider representation and accessibility through videogames and explore how videogames have evolved to be more than just entertainment.

This talk focuses on the impact of games culturally and social issues around representation and accessibility in videogames.

This talk takes place onsite at ACMI, and includes a visit to our new exhibition The Story of the Moving Image.

To book the virtual lesson version of this program, head here.


Monday to Thursday during school terms

10am-12:15pm, or 11:15am-1:45pm


Per class of up to 30 students



Morning session 10am-11am talk, 11:15am-12:15pm exhibition visit

Afternoon session 11:15am-12:15pm exhibition visit, 12:45pm-1:45pm talk.


Currently we can accommodate 30 students per session.