In Week 6 we begin by deciding on which topic within game development we would like to read and write about this semester.

In addition, we pick one of the three options in terms of the practical element of the module, please think carefully as it will be difficult to change your mind!

Activities for Week 6

Reading Task

This assignment has two parts: the first a set of readings and to finish up, you will write up a blog post with your thoughts.

180 minutes

A Twitter Task

It takes an effort to create a community. Each week you will have a choice of a Twitter Task to complete.

15 minutes

Tutorial Task

Each tutorial will have two parts, the first will be to complete the tutorials with the second a brief post describing what you have learned, what you have enjoyed/found difficult, what you’re looking forward too?

120 minutes

Project Task

Each week write a blog post about your game design process and progress.

60 minutes

Optional – Recommended

MultiDev Live


MultiDev Live is a opportunity to interact in a guided active learning session reflecting on the activities of the week providing opportunities for feedback and guidance.

60 minutes

Extra Credit (optional)

At different stages of the semester you may have time to engage in some extra credit. You can do these extra credit options any time during the week.

15 – 45 minutes

Game Jam Documentation

If you participated in the Game Jam you can spend time this week writing a reflective blog post about your experience and learning. This should detail the process followed over the weekend. If you can show full participation in the project and reflection on the process this will fulfil your project requirement for this module.

 180 minutes