This is a unique opportunity for you to practice self-directed learning and create your own custom path of independent study.
Experience how great it feels to develop and complete a project of your own design.
Teams (balanced and small) will be considered.
Bottom line... Don't overthink it!
PLAN an ORIGINAL CREATIVE DIGITAL** PROJECT based on a previous lesson or investigate something NEW (from the next section below) just keep yourself inspired and progressing
ALSO, come up with a BACKUP PROJECT option in case your first project stalls for any reason)
Submit the SHARE LINK via the Schoology Create tab
ADD a new dated entry at the end of every week
** Must be able to work on it during class and not require ADMIN install privileges. Also, NO Minecraft or Roblox.
2D Game Dev
REAL STUDENT EXAMPLES
Josh H made a small truck game in C++ and now works as a senior engineer at Google
Casey F learned Python and now works as a Software Development Engineer at Amazon
Kit S perfected her digital art and is now a professional illustrator
Kim W, digital artist, worked for several game studios before teaching game design at the college level, now a stay at home mom making game for her kids.
Crista F learned code and electronics and is now at MIT
Eric C mastered Python and now runs CKCollab studio
Aaron S created a catalog of free game music and is now an engineer with Firefly Aerospace
Matt P researched Military Tactics Sims and now works for REDACTED
DJ explored Piskel and Fire Alpaca and sells prints online
Alexa P uses Blender & Unity to design and sell custom VR avatars