Game Design

The 18-21-hour game design minor, which is open to computer science and computer information systems majors, applies your technical background to the art and storytelling foundations of gaming. Courses focus on the game development process, from concept development to story narrative and production of game audio and video.

Minor Requirements

Required Courses - 12 hrs.

  • IM 113: Introduction to Interactive Media ‐ 3 hrs.
  • IM 150: Fundamentals of Interactive Design ‐ 3 hrs.
  • IM 288: Game Design I - 3 hrs.
  • IM 388: Game Design II ‐ 3 hrs.
  • IM 389: Game Production II - 3 hrs.

Elective Courses (choose two) - 6 hrs.

  • IM 459: Computer Game Capstone Project - 3 hrs.
  • IM 489: Advanced Game Capstone - 6 hrs.

Total hours: 18