How to Choose a Video Game School

Each year more people graduate from video game related courses than work in the entire games industry in Australia. Whether your specialization is art, programming or design, this panel will focus on what you should look for in a games course, how to tell whether a course is industry relevant, and how to make sure you’re maximizing your chances of getting a job in the games industry during and after your time at school.

Panelists

Sam Cartwright [Head of Faculty (Programming), AIE], Ben Rolfe [Game Developer, Ecoludology], Edward Whitehead [Lecturer, SAE], Kathleen Yin [Co-Founder, Serious Games Australia New Zealand], Troy Innocent [Senior Lecturer (Games & Interactivity), Swinburne University], Jess Gates [Student, University of the Sunshine Coast]