CS3540 Course Schedule

This is an approximate schedule and is subject to change.

CS3540 is a hybrid class that is partly in the classroom and partly online. The class meets on Wednesdays at 4:00pm with reading material, quizzes, and discussion forums online.

Date Topic Reading Assignment
August 23
First day this class meets
Introduction Syllabus  
August 30
Graphics graphics.pptx  
September 6
Graphics graphics.pptx  
September 13
Graphics, Modeling notes  
September 20
 
Software design for games notes
September 27
 
Game design gameDesign.ppt
October 4
Game design gameDesign.ppt    
October 11 Game design gameDesign.ppt
October 18
Game design gameDesign.ppt  
October 25
Game AI notes, Laird and VanLent paper  
November 1
 
Game AI notes
November 8
 
Game AI notes  
November 15
Network programming for games notes
November 22 Thanksgiving    
November 29
 
Educational games notes  
December 6
Alternate reality and pervasive games, location-based games, games for handheld devices notes