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      Applied Games User Experience A1N

      Course, Master's (2nd cycle), 15 credits, IT774A

      Application

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      Autumn 2022, Location: Skövde, Pace of study: 50%

      Application

      Application is done after nomination.

      Course syllabus, with reading list

      When? Where? How?

      Study period: 29 august 2022 - 15 january 2023
      Location: Skövde, Campus, Daytime
      Pace of study: 50%

      Admission Requirements

      To attend this course, a Bachelor’s degree (or other equivalent to a Swedish kandidatexamen) within the field of informatics, or media, aesthetics, and narration (or equivalent). A further requirement is proof of skills in English, equivalent of studies at upper secondary level in Sweden, known as English course B. This is normally demonstrated by means of an internationally recognized test, e.g., IELTS, TOEFL, or an equivalent.

      Selection

      Guaranteed admission.

      Language

      The courses are conducted in English.

      Games User Experience (GUX), sometimes also known as Games User Research, is a rapidly growing field of expertise both in game studies and in the games industry. It is also a strongly interdisciplinary field of expertise, and games user experience spans game development, interaction design, human-computer interaction, and research methodology; all of which are important to understand the various types of experiences people have while playing games. This course gives the student knowledge of how different GUX methods can be applied in game development in order to better understand and develop game experiences. Since game experiences are shaped by a complex combination of game design, technical interfaces, and the players’ different preferences, capabilities, literacies, and intentions they need to be studied using multi-faceted approaches. Therefore, GUX requires the combined knowledge of scientific methods, information technology, game design and analysis tools. GUX especially aims to support game developers as well as players game play experience through the conscious use of game mechanics and interfaces.

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