Roger Pedersen, Game Designer, Psi SoftwareTrack 3 HIGHER ED
What should a four year serious game dev career program provide to a student to earn a parent's hard earned tuition money?
• Core courses that all game majors (serious game and entertainment degrees) would need?
• Specialized courses for serious game majors:
o Healthcare: Creating simulations for hospitals, nuclear power plants, astronauts, military, education for nursing, doctor operations
o Corporate applications
• Inservice program, where students form teams and work for local organizations, hospitals, etc
• Game Lab
• Other valuable electives (For instance sociology, psychology, entrepreneurship
With this kind of curriculum, what kind of job/salary would be a potential for your students?