This course will introduce students to the world of text based programming. Students
will learn about the design process, the software development cycle and how to program a real video game. Game Design will focus on the basic concepts of text-based programming, including loops, variables, conditionals, functions and object-oriented basics. Students in this class will have the opportunity to build games for the school video arcade. It is recommended students take Exploring Computers and Programming 1 and 2 before Game Design.
Length: (1) Trimester
Grade Level: 9, 10, 11, 12
Cum Laude Points: 0
Career Cluster(s): Information Technology and Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics
- Comp Science