MTEC 3175, Game Design & Development, Fall 2017

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MTEC 3175, Game Design & Development, Fall 2017
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Professor(s)
Department
Entertainment Technology
Course Code
MTEC3175
Semester / Year
Fall 2017
Course Description

This hands-on studio course will focus on the creation of innovative workable prototypes exploring expressive forms of gameplay using a variety of multi-media approaches, methodologies and materials. The aesthetics of game design, including asset and character development, level design, game play experience and delivery systems will be covered. Supplemental readings on the complex interplay between story and game will be explored to analyze effective narrative devices and game mechanics. The class will involve lectures on game theory, design exercises and in-depth analysis of works across commercial, art & social change sectors.