Game Design Fundamentals

    Course details

    • Code: COMP.4110
    • Fee: $716*
    • Level: 4
    • Credits: 15
    • EFTS: 0.125
    • Subject: Computing
Study optionsFull-time
Time in class75 (approximate total hours)
Offered (indicative)Semester 1
LocationRotorua (Mokoia)

Course Aim

The aim of this course is to provide students with a good working knowledge of the concepts of creating computer games.

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  1. explain the copyright, ethical, social and legal issues surrounding gaming;
  2. discuss and apply basic Game Making Concepts;
  3. design and develop a basic video game; and
  4. test and document a game.

*Course cost/fee: Indicative standard fee for New Zealand residents only. Fees for non-New Zealand residents will vary, visit the Programmes and Tuition Fees for International Students information page.

*Course cost/fee last updated 13-Dec-2016

Page last updated: 01 Sep 2017