Games + Simulation Minor

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The Games + Simulation Minor includes a collaborative series of courses between the Department of Emerging Technology in Business + Design and the Art and Computer Science departments. The minor introduces the foundations of game design and implementation, beginning with required coursework in the three developmental areas: game art, game design, and game development. Electives within the minor allow students to explore their particular game interest in greater depth. 

Program Requirements

(19 semester hours)

Introduction to Game Careers
Introduction to Game Studies
Introduction to Game Design
Focus (choose four of the following courses)12
Introduction to Game Development
3D Digital Sculpting
Games and Learning
Writing for Games
Foundations in Digital 3-D Modeling and Animation
Indie Game Development I
Indie Game Development II
Introduction to Game Programming (not open to CSE majors)
Total Credit Hours19