MAJOR CURRICULUM

Total credits required for a BFA in Game Design: 120.0

If a Studio and Humanistic Studies major, a minor in the Liberal Arts, or the MAT preparatory curriculum is chosen, the total credits would be 126.0.


The below degree plan is for students entering in the 2020 - 21 academic year.

First-Year-Experience Requirements
Art Matters AH 100 3.0
Frameworks: Themes in Humanistic Studies HMST 101 3.0
Forum I FF 111 3.0
Forum II FF 112 3.0
Drawing: Tradition and Innovation FF 161 3.0
Drawing: Contemporary Practices FF 162 3.0
First-Year-Experience Elective 3.0
Choose one course from the following Color/Design category
Color/Design/Process
FF 120A 3.0
Color/Design/Pattern FF 120B 3.0
Choose one course from the following Form/Space category
Prototype/Situate/Fabricate
FF 130A 3.0
Body/World/Machine FF 130B 3.0
Choose one course from the following Systems/Time category
Haptics and Optics
FF 140A 3.0
Designing Information FF 140B 3.0
Liberal Arts Requirements
Modernism and After AH 201 3.0
Art History Elective AH 3.0
Art History Elective (400-level) AH 3.0
Art History Elective (400-level) AH 3.0
Humanistic Studies/Literature Elective 3.0
Humanistic Studies/Literature Elective (300- or 400-level) 3.0
Intellectual History I -IH1 3.0
Intellectual History II -IH2 3.0
Science/Math NSCI 3.0
Theory -TH 3.0
Academic Elective (or Writing Workshop, if required) 3.0
Academic Elective (or Writing Workshop, if required) 3.0
Game Design Major Requirements
Game/Play GMD 200 3.0
2D Game Design GMD 230 3.0
Narrative Design GMD 231 3.0
3D Game Design GMD 240 3.0
Level Design GMD 320 3.0
Advanced 2D Game Design GMD 330 3.0
Advanced 3D Game Design GMD 340 3.0
Senior Studio I GMD 498 6.0
Senior Studio II GMD 499 3.0
Choose one course from the following
Game Design Special Topics GMD 298 3.0
Internship INT 402 3.0
Undergraduate Teaching Assistantship PD 390 3.0
Studio Elective 3.0
Studio Elective 3.0
Studio Elective 3.0
Studio Elective 3.0
Studio Elective 3.0
Studio Elective 3.0
Studio Elective 3.0

 

Office of Enrollment Services

Location

The Bunting Center 1400 W. Mount Royal Ave. 2nd Floor Baltimore, MD 21217