At successful completion of this course the student will design, implement and market a game in the Windows 8 store using tools that can also be utilized with other online stores. The student is not expected to have any knowledge about programming, but will need to have a motivation to learn programming languages. For out of class work by the students, if requested, extra tutoring will be provided via Internet or other distance learning tools.
At the end of this class the students will have created the beginning of a lifelong portfolio of digital games and design concepts. The student portfolio will include the experience of successfully submitting a Windows 8 Application for their application. In addition the student will receive positive motivation to also submit their application into the other online stores. For specific computer science skills the student will demonstrate the capability to create design specifications, discover and use online assets and to implement their design for use by others.