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GAM 341: Introduction to Level Design

Level design is the art of creating believable environments, stages and missions for video games. This course explores topics including architecture, flow, pacing and puzzles. Using a 3D level editor, students will investigate technical design issues including the construction, texturing, lighting and scripting of modern game levels. The roles, duties and challenges of the level designer will also be discussed. PREREQUISITE(S): GAM 245

Fall 2017-2018

Section: 701
Class number: 12340
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS 00505 at Loop Campus
Instructor: N/A

Spring 2016-2017

Section: 601
Class number: 34115
Meeting time: MW 10:10AM - 11:40AM
Location: 14EAS 00505 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 901
Class number: 33699
Meeting time: M 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS 00212 at Loop Campus

Winter 2016-2017

Section: 801
Class number: 22540
Meeting time: M 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS 00212 at Loop Campus
CLOSED

Fall 2016-2017

Section: 701
Class number: 32784
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS 00505 at Loop Campus

Spring 2015-2016

Section: 601
Class number: 37699
Meeting time: MW 10:10AM - 11:40AM
Location: 14EAS 00505 at Loop Campus
Section: 901
Class number: 33021
Meeting time: W 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS 00212 at Loop Campus

Winter 2015-2016

Section: 801
Class number: 26513
Meeting time: M 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS 00212 at Loop Campus

Fall 2015-2016

Section: 420
Class number: 16961
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Instructor: Katie Salen
Section: 701
Class number: 11375
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS 00212 at Loop Campus

Spring 2014-2015

Section: 620
Class number: 37172
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Instructor: Katie Salen
Section: 901
Class number: 30528
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00634 at Loop Campus

Winter 2014-2015

Section: 520
Class number: 20676
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Instructor: Katie Salen

Fall 2014-2015

Section: 701
Class number: 10221
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS 00505 at Loop Campus

Spring 2013-2014

Section: 901
Class number: 30651
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00634 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Justin Mohlman

Winter 2013-2014

Section: 801
Class number: 25946
Meeting time: Tu 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00634 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Justin Mohlman
CLOSED

Fall 2013-2014

Section: 701
Class number: 11165
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00634 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Justin Mohlman
CLOSED

Spring 2012-2013

Section: 901
Class number: 36210
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00634 at Loop Campus

Winter 2012-2013

Section: 801
Class number: 24492
Meeting time: M 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00634 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Justin Mohlman

Fall 2012-2013

Section: 701
Class number: 15209
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00634 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Justin Mohlman
CLOSED