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Continuing Education Programs

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    Be Creative

    Practice your gaming and teamwork skills in one of UofSC's engineering computer labs. Work in teams to brainstorm and design your own interactive computer game.

Adventures in Computer Gaming

Venture into the exciting, interactive world of computer gaming!

Using a game engine, you’ll learn the skills behind graphics, modeling, animation, multi-level game design, artificial intelligence and basic programming techniques, such as if/switch, for/while loop and more. Through instruction by UofSC’s Computer Science department and hands-on programming, you will work in a group to create a finished product: your own video game!

Program Dates and Audience

  • July 11-16, 2021
  • Rising 6-9 grade students


Program Fees

Choose from:

  • Commuting Scholar - $575
  • Commuting Scholar Plus Evening - $665
  • Residential Scholar - $975

 Plus $25 Lab Fee

Meet Your Instructor

Dr. Edward P. Gatzke

Dr. Gatzke holds over 20 years of experience at UofSC and the College of Engineering and Computing with research interests in the area of process modeling, control, and optimization. He has developed new methods to model, control, and optimize chemical processes. He has developed new global optimization techniques applied to various process systems engineering problems. Dr. Gatzke has received the Outstanding Faculty and Staff Partner Award from the Division of Student Affairs and Academic Support. The award recognizes a member of the UofSC faculty who has demonstrated significant support for the division, the division’s programs and services and the overall quality of campus life. 

Challenge the conventional. Create the exceptional. No Limits.