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Video Game Development

Grade Level: 11, 12

Credits: 4.5 per year (1.5 per trimester)

Location: Onsiite

Dates: Year-Long Program

Pre-Requisite: Algebra I or higher; STEM-related classes

Program Description: The Video Game Development program is designed to teach students to create video games using trigonometry and higher math, compter programming in C#, as well as 2D and 3D animation. This course will prepare students with the preliminary skills necessary for the video game industry's need for qualified video game programmers and artists. Program fees apply.

Year 2 option is available with instructor permission.

High School Credit Equivalencies: 1.5 - Technical/3rd Year Math; 3.0 - CTE

Course equivalencies may require sending district administrator or counselor approval. Please check with your school counselor for more information.
For specific school district equivalencies, see the Program Credit Equivalencies document located in the Enroll Now section.

College Credit (Subject to change):
Students who successfully meet course competencies and earn a grade of C or better may be eligible for the following college credits:

Clover Park Technical College - up to 5 credits

Bates Technical College - up to 5 credits

Pierce College - up to 5 credits

Students will take the Computer Science Principles Advanced Placement exam

Certifications: Unity, First Aid/CPR (if time allows)

Program Fees:

T-shirt - $9-$15

Unity Certification - $100

Careers in this field:
Computer Programmer - Animator - Graphic Designer - Web Developer - IT Project Manager - Art Director - Software Developer

2022-23 Video Game Development Syllabus ADA