Video game design combines the worlds of computer programming and design. Students are tasked with weekly challenges, requiring them to solve problems using basic programming concepts. This course is a must for any student looking to develop a strong problem solving skill set.
Through Video Game Design students develop numerous skills including:
- Expository writing
- Time management
- Creative problem solving
- Technical problem solving
- Critical thinking
How It Works
Our video game design program is a 12 week course that introduces students to various aspects of video game design. Student will participate in the structured development of a game and will then use what they learned to develop their own.
Student will use the very popular and flexible development platform GameSalad.
[quote]GameSalad has an amazing user community of over 750,000 developers from 189 countries around the world. Our users have published over 65,000 games, including over 80 top-100 hits in the US App store, multiple #1 overall titles, and even a BAFTA winner![/quote]
Click here check out some of the many amazing creations made with GameSalad.
Tuition is $147 / mo. Students taking video game design attend class during our Programming Lab class times. We offer a 30-day money back guarantee. If you aren’t totally thrilled in the first month, we will provide a full refund.
Ages: 9 to 14
Grades: 4th to 8th
Frequency: Once a week
Class Length: 60 minutes
Student/Teacher Ratio: Less than 5:1
Tuition: $147 / mo