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Simon Fraser University

School for Interactive Arts and Technology

Program: New Media Environments

Graduated from Simon Fraser University in 2009 with a Bachelor of Arts in Applied Sciences with a focus on game design and production.  Graduated on the Honour Roll with a GPA of 3.6.

New Media Environments is a diverse program that includes studies on art, design, technology and collaborative projects.  The combination of these subjects is required in virtually every course, expressed through interactive and multimedia projects, 2D and 3D art and animation, programming and implementation, creative and critical writing, game design and most of all, team work.

Arts Courses

  • Graphic Design
  • 3D Animation
  • Drawing as Inquiry
  • Narrative & New Media

Design Courses

  • Project Management
  • Visualizing Interaction
  • Design & Production
  • Immersive Environments

Multimedia Courses

  • Game Design/Advanced Game Design
  • Interactive Arts
  • Interface Design
  • Interactive Prototypes

Directed Studies: Research Papers

The above links are for each of the papers I have written on the listed topics in PDF format. They are personal studies into the topics, a summary of my thoughts and opinions supported by academic material, or interviews and specific games (as in the case of the Global Game Game).