Foundations of Interactive Game Design

CS 80K - Winter 2006

Instructor: Professor Jim Whitehead <>
Office Hours: T, 12-2 PM, E2 273, or by appointment
Teaching Assistants: Anne Sullivan <>, Office hours: Tues 2-4pm, BE 109
    Ken Hullett <>, Office hours: Wed 2-3:30, BE 109
Class: MWF, 3:30-4:40PM, Classroom Unit 1
Labs: M, 12PM-2:00PM, Baskin Engineering 109 (Section C),
    M, 7-9PM, Baskin Engineering 109 (Section B),
    T, 2-4PM, Baskin Engineering 109 (Section A),
    W, 2-3:30PM, Baskin Engineering 109 (Section D)

Final Exam: Thursday, March 23, 12 noon, Classroom Unit 1.
Final Exam Questions/Topics: [PDF]

Class Materials


Teaching schedule and due dates


List of course readings, and links to articles


Notes from the lectures


Description of deliverables for each project phase


Description of video game analysis assignments


Description of laboratory assignments


How grades are determined

Games Final video game projects
Tools Information about development tools

Last updated: 3/20/2006