NYU Steinhardt

Biz Lab: Business and Economics of the Video Game Industry

  • Course Number: MCC-GE 2451
  • Hours: 45
  • Units: 4
  • Description: In this class, we explore the basic components of the current video game industry. Every week, we discuss its current events, will hear from people currently working in the industry, examine case studies, & discuss overall business landscapes. Central to each class is the notion that practical business considerations & the design-driven creative process do not have to be in opposition. True creative independence hinges on the well-informed & critical understanding of the building blocks that make up the economic context in which games industry professionals operate.
  • Old Course Number: E58.2451