CS 4154: Analytics-driven Game Design

CS/INFO 4154

Analytics-driven Game Design

Final Presentations

Saturday, December 12th, from 2-4:30pm, Phillips 219.

Course Description

CS/INFO 4154: Analytics-driven Game Design
Prerequisites for programmers: CS 2110 (or permission of the instructor).
Prerequisites for designers: Submission of art/design portfolio to instructor.
Fall. 3 Credits.

Meeting time: (TTh) 10:10-11:25 in Snee 1150

A project-based course in which programmers and designers collaborate to design, implement, and release a video game online through popular game portals. In this course, students will use the internet to gather data anonymously from players. Students will analyze this data in order to improve their game over multiple iterations. Technical aspects of this course include programming, database architecture, and statistical analysis.