CM 271 : Games and Gaming in Society

This survey study of games and gaming in human culture and society brings together various methodologies and conceptual tools.

Course Outcomes

  • Analyze the connection between gaming and larger political, social, and psychological patterns in society.
  • Conduct surveys and interviews with populations of gamers and major figures in current gaming trends.
  • Calculate mathematical probabilities of success or failure in various games.
  • Design an effective, balanced game that speaks to a population of gamers.

Course Details




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