Introduction to Indie Games
Explore the thriving independent video games industry, and develop the skills to kickstart your career with this online course from UAL Creative Computing Institute.
Who is the course for?
This course is designed for anyone interested in learning more about the independent games industry, whether you’re a gamer, or someone looking for a career in the sector. You might also be interested in the other courses in the Essential Creative Technologies collection from UAL Creative Computing Institute, Lancaster University and the Institute of Coding.
What will you achieve?
By the end of the course, you‘ll be able to…
Describe the characteristics and definitions of an indie game.
Summarise the process of making a game and understand the elements needed to create a game pitch.
Compare different indie games and gain an understanding of different styles of gameplay.
Explain the various funding models that can be used to finance an indie game project.
Identify the skills required to work in game design or game development.