Building a world for a story or game is a complex creative exercise. The designer has to think about background, culture, communities, religions, warfare and environments for a story to unfold.
Students will engage in an exercises that will help them build a world from the ground up, considering every aspect of world creation and creative writing processes. The student may want to draw from known cultures and histories, delve into research to build upon known knowledge in the real, fantasy or science fiction universes to make the world more believable.
Instructor: Ally Lynch