EL313 Introduction to Programming
Player behaviours and interactions
Game rules and mechanics
Workshop exercises (30%)
Workshop exercises will be assessed in the lab.
Video game design and development (60%)
Design and development of a video game based on student's selected topic and theme. Team-based.
Video presentation (10%)
Creation of a video showcasing the video games and reflection of the design and development process. Team-based
This module appears in:
Contact hours 52, comprising of:
Lectures 10 hours
Project supervision 20 hours
Workshops 20 hours
Presentation 2 hours
Only available to students on programmes owned by The School of Engineering and Digital Arts
Method of assessment
Understanding of technical, creative and usability issues associated with games design and development.
Ability to employ design principles in a practical game design project.
Development of game design skills using appropriate game making tools.