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IS 271: Introduction to Games and Gaming (3 credits)

Course Description

This course is an interdisciplinary study of games and gaming, pulling together disparate methodologies and conceptual tools to create a complex analysis of one of the oldest human activities. (3 hours lecture.)

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the course, the student will be able to:

  • Analyze Game Mechanics
  • Examine the Role of Gaming in Human Culture
  • Design Original Game

Degrees and Certificates

For transfer information within the UH system, visit the System Transfer page


Classes Offered