Tech Girls: Careers for Tech Girls in Video Game Development, 1st Edition

  • Laura La Bella
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  • ISBN-10: 1499461089
  • ISBN-13: 9781499461084
  • DDC: 794.8023
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 80 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released June 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015

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Overview

Young women now make up nearly half of all gamers, and some companies are looking to expand the influence of women in the gaming industry and engage with them as creators, rather than only as consumers. This book introduces middle and high school girls to the world of video game development and discusses career possibilities.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: The Dynamic Gaming Industry.
2: Careers in Gaming and Video Game Development.
3: Designers.
4: Developers.
5: Programmers.
6: Animators, Audio Engineers, and Writers.
7: Landing Your First Gaming Job.
8: A Lifelong Career in Gaming.
Glossary.
For More Information.
For Further Reading.
Bibliography.
Index.
Other Backmatter.