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Introduction to Game Development

March 2 @ 4:00 pm - May 28 @ 6:00 pm

$350
Introduction to Game Development

An Entry Level Course in Game Development Using Unity and C#

Mid-Atlantic Gigabit Innovation Collaboratory, Inc (MAGIC), is partnering with a professional game developer to offer game development classes for students interested in coding and developing their own video games.

Students will have completed a playable level of their very own video game — designed and scripted by them!

MARCH 2 – MAY 28, 2020
13 Week Course – 2 days per week – 2 hours per class Mondays and Thursdays, 4:00pm -6:00pm
Winters Mill High School – Room G107 – 560 Gorsuch Rd, Westminster, MD 21157
$350 per student (contact us if you need financial assistance: gdodge@magicinc.org) | Military receives 10% discount (please email for discount code: gdodge@magicinc.org)

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Computers and USB drives will be provided, but students are allowed to bring their own laptops if they prefer, so long as they can run recent versions of Unity. You can test your system by downloading Unity here: https://store.unity.com/download-nuo

ABOUT YOUR INSTRUCTOR:

Mick MancusoMick Mancuso has been in the game industry since 1988. During his career, he worked on games as a programmer, designer, level designer, writer, voice actor, producer and teacher. Game genres worked on include RTS, Flight Simulators, Giant Mech Simulators, FPS, RPG and puzzle games. Companies include Strategic Simulations, Spectrum HoloByte, MicroProse, Hasbro Interactive, Microsoft and EA. Some of his more notable work includes games for Mechwarrior, Command & Conquer, and Lord of the Rings.

In addition to Entertainment games, he’s worked with military and financial institutions to create training games for the US Infantry, the Singapore Armed Forces and the FDIC.

Lately, he has been teaching up and coming developers in level design, design scripting a production. He taught at The Guildhall of Southern Methodist University and was the Program Chair for Game Development at SAE Expression College in Emeryville, CA.

You can find a list of his games at:
https://www.mobygames.com/developer/sheet/view/developerId,1418/

Details

Start:
March 2 @ 4:00 pm
End:
May 28 @ 6:00 pm
Cost:
$350

Organizer

MAGIC

Venue

Winters Mill High School
560 Gorsuch Road
Westminster, MD MD 21157
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