2D Game Design Honors

Course Description

2D Game Design Honors: #0712

Grades: 10-12

1.0 Credit: Semester High Weighted Credit

Prerequisite: Successful completion of AP Computer Science Principles or AP Computer Science A

This course fills the Practical Arts graduation requirement and is a Dual Credit Course with College of DuPage; CIS 1211, 3 semester hours.


Students will continue their computer programming studies with a focus on designing interactive, two-dimensional games. The course will use the GameMaker: Studio engine and participants will learn the elements of game development including player controls, sound, music, and animation. Students are eligible to earn three semester hours of college credit through College of DuPage.