Game Development at Duke University
Create 3D objects and then use new skills to design a fully realized world own.
Extended Commuter Tuition:
July 2, 2023 July 14, 2023
Durham, North Carolina
Technology is highly integrated in our daily lives that learning to code can benefit for college, a future career, and beyond. It’s a great time to begin learning and building coding skills. Whether students are interested in 3D modeling, gameplay programming or level design, they can expand their project’s portfolio, gain exposure to critical game industry insights, and connect with talented peers and mentors. Coding plays a fundamental role in our daily lives and allows for incredible advancements in medicine, exploring space, environmental conservation, and much more! What more fun way than applying this knowledge towards the process of creating a video game?
Meet your instructor
Dr. Gizem Kayar
Dr. Kayar founded and led MSKU Digital Game-Based Learning and Serious Games Lab. She has been actively teaching Game Programming for eight years, and her primary interest area is serious games for health tech.Learn more
Topics you'll explore
There are nine 3-hour class sessions over the two-week course. During week one, students have class from 9am-12pm, Monday - Friday. During week two, students have class from 9am-12pm Monday through Thursday. Wednesday afternoons are dedicated to additional academic time (excursions, speakers).
The Research Triangle is home to some of the biggest companies in video games including Epic and Red Storm. Students will have the opportunity to visit a game development studio as well as hear from guest speakers from the industry.