Created by:  California Institute of the Arts

  • Fran Krause

    Taught by:  Fran Krause, Faculty, Character Animation

    School of Film/Video
Basic Info
LevelBeginner
Commitment4 weeks, 2-3 hours/week
Language
English, Subtitles: Chinese (Simplified)
How To PassPass all graded assignments to complete the course.
User Ratings
4.7 stars
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Each course is like an interactive textbook, featuring pre-recorded videos, quizzes and projects.

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California Institute of the Arts
CalArts has earned an international reputation as the leading college of the visual and performing arts in the United States. Offering rigorous undergraduate and graduate degree programs through six schools—Art, Critical Studies, Dance, Film/Video, Music, and Theater—CalArts has championed creative excellence, critical reflection, and the development of new forms and expressions.
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Ratings and Reviews
Rated 4.7 out of 5 of 1,029 ratings

Excellent course. I learned a lot about the fundamentals of game design. The assignments were fun and helpful. The material was presented in an engaging way.

Great course. Thank you so much. I especially loved the inclusion of the puppet and your comforting speaking style. To be honest, none of my other courses are nearly as fun. What I'd love to see is a sprinkling of conceptual theory in order to increase the value of the takeaway. But, overall, bravo(! seriously, bravo!), and I hope to take another one of your courses in the future.

The course is very funny and objective in the understanding of the Game Design fundamentals and concepts. Apart of that, the week lessons help the peers to keep track of the course and keep focused. The very basic way to design a simple game will turn you into a deep adventure and pleasant journey to the goal over the time.

Really valuable and informative course.