GD1600 - Business of Game Development

The game industry has grown to be a major economic force in the global market. It is an exciting time for start-up game companies and large studios alike. Accessibility to game engines and tools, and an enormous player base on a variety of platforms has lowered barriers to entry into the game industry. This course will explore elements of business for game developers with examples pertaining to the game industry. Items such as trends, game pitches, intellectual property, and marketing will be covered.

Prerequisite(s): GD1150

This course is offered in the following programs:
Video Game Art & Design