Telecommunications | Art, Entertainment and Information
T570 | 21477 | Gillespie, T.


T570
Art, Entertainment and Information is about creating interactive
entertainment, infotainment and fun; the emphasis is on designing
fun which deals with the conflict between story and play.

Objectives:

- Introduce students to the idea of information as an art and
entertaining experience through readings and multimedia experiences.

- Create an environment to design, test and critique a lot of
interactive pieces.

- Understand the importance and role of story in media in general
and in game worlds in particular. Books are read; Film & TV is
watched; We listen to radio & music; Games are played; Story is
everywhere the same and always changed by the medium which carries
the story.