Course Details

Course Title: Game Environment Design

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Code: GAME1203P

Admit Term: 2019 Fall 1194

Credits: 4

Description

During this course you will develop the skills necessary for designing and building expansive 3D game environments. You will be expected to combine traditional level and map development theory with the design and graphic techniques required to bring them to life in the Unity Game engine. This course will examine industry leading techniques and software for generating terrains, architectural structures and the props and vegetation needed to populate them. It will also build on texturing, lighting and particle techniques that are available for enhancing the atmosphere, and game play experience from a first person point of view. This will also include an exploration of mechanical animation techniques, sound effects, and the production of GUI elements. Software packages in this course include, but are not limited to Unity Pro, 3DS max, Mudbox, Photoshop & audio editing software.

Prerequisite(s) for this course

  • GAME1112 - Digital Graphics Techniques II AND
  • GAME1110 - 3D Animation

Equivalencies for this course

  • BTGD9203 - Game Environment Design

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