Courses of Study 2022-2023 
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Courses of Study 2022-2023 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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INFO 3152 - Introduction to Computer Game Design

Spring. 4 credits. Student option grading (no audit).

Prerequisite for programmers: CS 2110 , or permission of instructor. Prerequisite for designers: INFO 2450  and/or submission of art/design samples to instructor. Designers should have some background in either art or interface design. Corequisite: ENGRC 3152 . Satisfies track requirement for INFO majors and minors if taken under the INFO prefix. Co-meets with CS 3152 . Students may take this course as either a programmer or a designer. Contact the instructor for more information.

W. White.

A project-based course in which programmers and designers collaborate to make a computer game. This course investigates the theory and practice of developing computer games from a blend of technical, aesthetic, and cultural perspectives. Technical aspects of game architecture include software engineering, artificial intelligence, game physics, computer graphics, and networking. Aesthetic and cultural aspects include art and modeling, sound and music, game balance, and player experience.

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