The Video Game industry is a fast growing, multi-billion dollar industry. Austin has emerged as one of the leaders in the country, along side Silicon Valley and Seattle. Video game development requires unique design, programming, animation and business skills. Join the fast paced world of entertainment!
Program Overview: The Video Game Development program is designed and developed by leaders in the Austin video game development industry, under the direction of the ACC Video Game Advisory Board. Courses are taught by industry video game developers for those who want to become video game developers. The program offers a comprehensive approach towards learning what's needed to be successful in video game development.
Curriculum: Today's environment for developing video games requires specialized skills and strong teamwork in programming, art, and design. Courses can be taken to obtain the Video Game Development Certificate, or individually. Typically, students will take 2 years to complete the course work, and an additional semester to complete the Capstone project.
For more information visit The Game Development Institute website at www.viscom.austincc.edu/programs/game-art-and-design