Course Details

DAC 305: Design and User Experience of Interactive Games

This course introduces fundamental design skills for two-dimensional interactive video games and provides the theoretical knowledge of the emotional and cognitive effects of video game play. Students will understand the importance of user experience assessment for video games as part of iterative design and development. Students will learn to theorize, design, prototype, and test digital games with a special focus on exploring the impact that video games have on human experience.


Lennart Nacke
Director of the HCI Games Group


<5>Fall 2016
<5>Fall 2017