About the
game academy

The GAME Academy

is a computer science focused Career and Technical Education program at Terra Linda High School to give students the experience of being a practicing member of the 3D video game industry. Students will have the opportunity to focus on either the Information and Communication Technology or Art, Media, and Entertainment Sectors, where they will learn the fundamentals of game design and simulations so that they can best function as professionals when they enter the field. Through readings and interactions with members of the industry, students will learn the mindset of professional game designers, artists, and writers and the process in which game design studios moves games from ideas to publication.