CMS.608 Game Design

Class Info

Practical instruction in the design and analysis of non-digital games. Provides students the texts, tools, references, and historical context to analyze and compare game designs across a variety of genres. In teams, students design, develop, and thoroughly test their original games to better understand the interaction and evolution of game rules. Covers various genres and types of games, including sports, game shows, games of chance, card games, schoolyard games, board games, and role-playing games. Students taking the graduate version complete additional assignments. Limited to 20.

This class has no prerequisites.

CMS.608 will be offered this semester (Fall 2017). It is instructed by P. Tan and R. Eberhardt.

Lecture occurs 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM on Mondays and Fridays in E15-335.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This class counts as a HASS A.

In the Fall 2015 Subject Evaluations, CMS.608 was rated 6.0 out of 7.0. You can find more information at the site or on the CMS.608 Stellar site.

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