Industry Intro: Game Development (CSGD 102)

What does it mean to work in the Game Industry? Learn about diverse career paths available to designers within a wide variety of industries, and organizations. Led by practicing designers and game development professionals, you will explore how the game industry is structured today, including different types of game companies and how they work, with a focus on the local players. This course will help you discover the current job landscape, evolving career opportunities and how to grow into the industry. By the end of the course, you will gain clarity about how different roles are integrated into the development process and where you may want to specialize.This course is intended for students who have either a new interest or a long-time passion for Games and want to know their next steps.

Upon successfully completing this course, students will receive a digital skills badge.

Contact Hours

15 course hours (3 hours per class)

Prior Learning

No prior learning required.

Courses offered that meet Prior Learning Requirements


Tuition + Materials

Tuition is $331.50. Download your detailed materials list before your first class.

Course Format

Course offering is available either online synchronous (VCHAT) or on campus (GNWC). View schedule for current and upcoming formats.


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