Learn to evaluate, design and create educational computer games. These games can be developed to target any population, circumstance or situation to teach, train or practice any skill or topic. You may be an educator who wants to make games for your classes, or a parent who would like to create some for your children, or just interested in how games can help someone learn.
From innovative games that educate coworkers to ones that challenge children to develop basic skills, this certificate can benefit anyone with an interest in teaching and learning with technology.
The certificate also enables current trainers, educators and software developers to earn a specialization in creating educational computer games.
See the catalog for full certificate requirements:
Students must already have an undergraduate degree in a technology-related field (or equivalent experience) and have completed at least two computer programming classes with a B- or better. Students must be skilled computer programmers, as this is a very hands-on course of study.