General, non-specialized courses on games, that are often prerequisite requirements for other courses. They are usually foundational courses to be built upon by later more in-depth programs. These include tabletop, live-action, solo, and computer-based formats.

Introduction to role-playing game formats: live-action.

Introduction to role-playing game formats: electronic.

Introduction to role-playing game formats: Hybrid.

Introduction to role-playing game formats: tabletop.

Introduction to role-playing games using the Hawkes-Robinson RPG Model with an overview of the four major RPG formats.