Web Game Programming Degree Specialization Courses
Through targeted coursework you can learn about the design and development of web-based games, as well as how to install, configure, and maintain game-server software with tools like ActionScript.™
Web Game Programming Course Descriptions
Interactive Web Page Scripting with Lab
Programming Multimedia for the Web with Lab
Game Development with Lab
Dynamic Website Development & Database Integration- Lab
Multiplayer Online Game Development with Lab
WBG310 Interactive Web Page Scripting with Lab
Students in this course learn to program dynamic, interactive web pages and web-based games. Topics include basic programming fundamentals and object handling techniques. Fundamentals of game design are also introduced. Students use a scripting language to build basic interactive web page components and examples of web-based games.
WBG340 Programming Multimedia for the Web with Lab
Students in this course use multimedia authoring tools and techniques to create web-based games and dynamic web pages. Integrating and controlling multimedia assets such as movie clips, sound effects, images and animations are addressed.
WBG370 Game Development with Lab
This course introduces basics of game design and development. Using an object-oriented game engine with libraries, students apply game design principles to develop example games. Technical considerations and industry best practices are also covered.
WBG410 Dynamic Website Development and Database Integration with Lab
This course introduces advanced techniques to design and develop dynamic websites through use of cascading style sheets (CSS), integration of databases, server-side scripting and large site management.
WBG450 Multiplayer Online Game Development with Lab
This course surveys design, development and play characteristics of multiplayer online games. Students install, configure and maintain game server software; deploy a simple multimedia game using the server; and manage and audit the server. ActionScript is used to configure server functionality.
The courses above are specific to the specialization in Web Game Programming. Please visit the academic catalog for a complete list of degree program coursework, pre-requisites and general education requirements needed to complete this degree program.