CS 491 Meeting 2 – Sketches

Dear students, Most of today will be spent by you giving sketches of your game ideas. Here are some questions to keep in mind as we discuss: How will it be fun? What will be learned? How can the challenges of the game be introduced in chunks? Here’s your TODO list: Your Create Task is […]

CS 491 Meeting 1: Game Development for Computer Science Education

Dear students, Welcome to CS 491: Game Development for Computer Science Education. I summarize this class with one sentence: let’s teach machines to teach people. This is a project-based class—meaning that we will spend very little time in lecture and a lot of time building games to help people learn computer science concepts. This class […]