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LaSalle College is part of the LCI Education Network, an international network of higher education institutions that empower and connect communities around the world. Located today on five continents, LCI Education successfully oversees 23 higher education campuses and a faculty of nearly 3,500 dedicated to teaching 17,000 students every year. Since launching its first campus in Montréal more than 60 years ago, LCI Education network has built a proven educational model steeped in Canadian values of sharing and commitment.
With a strong focus on arts, we offer many long and short programs in the following fields of study:
- Fashion, arts and design
- Business and technologies
- Digital arts
- Interior design and architecture
- Hotel management and tourism
From one country to the next, LCI Education favours the harmonization of its programs, which makes for greater flexibility, better control over the quality of its services, and deeper respect towards the various cultures it works with. It also makes it the ideal choice for global citizens who wish to travel during their studies.

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Shooters and Game Engines in Level Design (edX)

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Shooters and Game Engines in Level Design (edX)
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Shooter games have been and continue to be the dominant genre in video games. Learn about this important genre in game design. Do you want to learn more about game genres and subgenres? This course continues your exploration of level design by introducing you to an important genre: the [...]

Types of Games in Level Design (edX)

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Types of Games in Level Design (edX)
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Explore the many types of video games and their level design considerations. There are many categories of video games, often classified by their characteristics or goals—not by the type of gameplay they contain. Are you curious to learn about the growing variety of genres and subgenres? Want to discover [...]

The Basics of Level Design (edX)

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The Basics of Level Design (edX)
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Discover how to create captivating video games with not just your visuals and gameplay, but level design as well. This course introduces you to the fundamentals of game level design—a crucial aspect of video game design that centers around the creation of playable spaces. As a level designer, you [...]

History of Game Design: Prehistory to the late 1980s (edX)

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History of Game Design: Prehistory to the late 1980s (edX)
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Discover how board and arcade games evolved into ground-breaking video game consoles. Want to take a fascinating journey through the history of gaming? Then this course is for you. Our journey begins with an exploration of how ancient board games evolved into modern board games and arcade games. Then [...]

Introduction to Game Design: Game Systems and Balance (edX)

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Introduction to Game Design: Game Systems and Balance (edX)
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Learn the deep mechanics of good system design that is both fun and rewarding for the gamer. Game designers create the ideas and worlds of games—they design the environment, characters, game mechanics, goals and user experience. Successful game designers do this by applying the fundamentals of game system design [...]

History of Game Design: 2010 to the beginning of 2021 (edX)

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History of Game Design: 2010 to the beginning of 2021 (edX)
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Learn about the modern age of gaming, the move towards mobile and the future of gaming. We will now turn our attention to the consoles of the eighth and ninth generations and learn about advances in computer gaming and related gaming technologies, including a decline in physical game media [...]

History of Games: 1990 to the late 2000s (edX)

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History of Games: 1990 to the late 2000s (edX)
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Discover the technological breakthroughs, gadgets and consoles that revolutionized the gaming industry. It’s now time to continue your captivating journey through the history of gaming. In this second course, you will learn about the technological advancements of the early 1990s and the development of the fourth- and fifth-generation video [...]

Introduction to Psychological Aspects of Game Design (edX)

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Introduction to Psychological Aspects of Game Design (edX)
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Learn the fundamental concepts and practice of game design and the theory connected to it. Are you ready to take the first step from gamer to game designer? Then this course is for you! This course is an introduction to the basic concepts of game development and design theory, [...]

Introduction to Game Design: Process and Creation (edX)

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Introduction to Game Design: Process and Creation (edX)
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Learn the steps involved in the game design process⁠—turning the vision into reality. What is good game design? How do you come up with good game ideas? How do you start documenting your ideas? How do you create an experience? How do you write a rule book? These are [...]