Getting Ahead of the Game
Do you spend hours at the computer lost in the wide world of cyberspace? Do you ever wonder how animated 3D movies are made? Whether you are interested in motion pictures, videos, animation, video games or computer software, the Career Pathways at Marietta High School in Game Design can propel you into the exciting world of creating, designing and producing interactive multimedia products and 3D animation. Discover the ins and outs of how 3D technology is used for film, broadcast and games by exploring the fundamentals of 3D modeling, storyboard creation, lighting and special effects.
The Game Design pathway falls under the Information Technology Career Cluster that includes building linkages in IT occupations for entry level, technical and professional careers related to the design, development, support and management of hardware, software, multimedia and systems integration services.
Game Design* Career Pathway
Designers in the computer game industry understand and create 2D and 3D animation, storytelling, character development, audio and game technology. These same techniques are at work in training simulator systems, virtual shopping experiences, augmented reality and a number of other important career options. The Game Design Career Pathway at Marietta High School provides students with an understanding of the fundamental principles used at every stage of the game creation process, Read more ...