About this Course

This course will walk you through the major components of building GRITS, an HTML5 game. We'll talk about how to take standard game development techniques, and use them to create high performance HTML5 applications.

Course Cost
Approx. 2 months
Skill Level
Included in Product

Rich Learning Content

Interactive Quizzes

Taught by Industry Pros

Self-Paced Learning

Student Support Community

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HTML5 Game Development

by Google

Enhance your skill set and boost your hirability through innovative, independent learning.

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Course Leads

Colt McAnlis

Colt McAnlis


Peter Lubbers

Peter Lubbers


Sean Bennett

Sean Bennett


What You Will Learn

Prerequisites and Requirements

Knowledge of HTML, Javascript, and how the web works is necessary for this course. There is an optional lesson on the specific parts of Javascript and the DOM that you'll need for this class as a refresher, but this is not an introductory course on Javascript.

See theTechnology Requirements for using Udacity.

Why Take This Course

At the end of this course, you'll understand how to develop an HTML5 game.
You will gain familiarity with HTML5 features such as 2D canvas and techniques for improving performance.

What do I get?
Instructor videos Learn by doing exercises Taught by industry professionals