Course Info

GAM 424: Game Design Workshop

This course is an introduction to both the theory and practice of game design. Students will explore fundamental elements of game design and put these concepts to work in designing, prototyping, playtesting, and developing both physical and computer games. The course will cover formal elements of games, game dynamics, game narratives, and the dramatic components of games. Students will study the game design process including brainstorming, conceptualization, creation of design documentation, and play-testing. PREREQUISITE(S): none

Fall 2017-2018

Section: 401
Class number: 16787
Meeting time: TuTh 3:10PM - 4:40PM
Location: 14EAS 00212 at Loop Campus
Instructor: N/A

Fall 2013-2014

Section: 701
Class number: 11175
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01511 at Loop Campus

Fall 2012-2013

Section: 701
Class number: 15223
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01511 at Loop Campus