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GAME11-110: Game Design and Logic

Description

This subject introduces students to the fundamental principles of computer game design and development.  Throughout the course, students will learn the basics of programming, 2D interface design, game physics, artificial intelligence techniques, and game world creation.  This theory will be applied in the design and development of a 3D computer game created with industry standard software.

Subject details

TypeUndergraduate
CodeGAME11-110
EFTSL0.125
FacultyFaculty of Society & Design
Credit10
Study areas
  • Communication and Creative Media
Subject fees
  • Commencing in 2020: $4,340

Learning outcomes

1. Students will have a proficiency in the use of 3D game engines to create their own games.
2. Students will acquire knowledge of the nature of virtual 3D spaces and objects including coordinate systems, translation, scaling and rotation.
3. Students will be able to modify game objects and spaces with textures, shading and lighting.
4. Students will have practical experience with game scripting languages covering aspects of syntax, variables, operators, functions, conditions, loops, event handling and working with objects.
5. Students will acquire knowledge of and gain practical experience with game design and specific mechanics such as physics, ray casting, user interfaces and special effects.

Enrolment requirements

Requisites: ?

Nil

Restrictions: ?

Nil

Subject outlines

Subject dates

Standard Offering
Enrolment opens15/03/2020
Semester start25/05/2020
Subject start25/05/2020
Cancellation 1?08/06/2020
Cancellation 2?15/06/2020
Last enrolment07/06/2020
Withdraw – Financial?20/06/2020
Withdraw – Academic?11/07/2020
Teaching census?19/06/2020