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Archived Curricula Guide 2013–2014
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TKO_5725 Multiplayer Computer Games 5 ECTS
Organised by
Computer Science
Person in charge
Jouni Smed
Preceding studies
Recommended:

Learning outcomes

Multiplayer computer games are distributed applications, which require real-time interaction, consistent view on data and secure communication between the participants. This course focuses on realizing these goals in a networked environment.

Contents

Apart from extending the topics of the prior course Algorithms for Computer Games, the topics cover among other things communication architectures, area-of-interest management, dead reckoning algorithms, and cheating prevention.

Teaching methods

Lectures.

Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Written exam
  • In English
English:
Written exam

Evaluation

Numeric 0-5.

Study materials

Jouni Smed and Harri Hakonen, Algorithms and Networking for Computer Games, John Wiley & Sons, 2006, ISBN 0-470-01812-7. http://www.wiley.com/go/smed

Belongs to following study modules

Department of Future Technologies
Department of Future Technologies
Department of Future Technologies
2013–2014
Teaching
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Department of Future Technologies
DP in Computer Science
DP in Electr. and Communication Technology
Finnish Study Modules