California Institute of the Arts
Game Design: Art and Concepts Specialization
California Institute of the Arts

Game Design: Art and Concepts Specialization

Create Imaginative Games. Design a video game for independent distribution in just four courses.

Dariush Derakhshani
Théotime Vaillant
Fran Krause

Instructors: Dariush Derakhshani

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  • Ways to create and describe a game concept

  • Evaluation and interpretion of different story styles

  • Concepts and approaches involved in creating successful character designs

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Beginner level
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1 month at 10 hours a week
Flexible schedule
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Specialization - 5 course series

Introduction to Game Design

Course 16 hours4.7 (2,773 ratings)

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Category: Level Design
Category: Art
Category: Video Game Design
Category: Game Design

Story and Narrative Development for Video Games

Course 211 hours4.7 (1,222 ratings)

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Category: Video Game Development
Category: Gameplay
Category: Video Game Design
Category: Game Design

World Design for Video Games

Course 37 hours4.5 (790 ratings)

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Character Design for Video Games

Course 49 hours4.7 (971 ratings)

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Game Design Document: Define the Art & Concepts

Course 516 hours4.7 (258 ratings)

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Skills you'll gain

Category: Interactive Storytelling
Category: Video Game Development
Category: Video Game Design
Category: Game Design

Instructors

Dariush Derakhshani
1 Course45,532 learners
Théotime Vaillant
2 Courses36,513 learners

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