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April 4th, 2014 - Posted in Jobs

The Noreen Reale Falcone Library at Le Moyne College

Syracuse, NY

Time Frame:

Summer 2014

Overview:

This position will help support the training of Library Service Student Assistants by utilizing a game based learning approach.

Project Description:

The Noreen Reale Falcone Library is looking for an intern to design an interactive game to support the training of their Library Service Student Assistants. The game would allow student employees to role-play different scenarios they would typically encounter while working at the Library Service Desk. The intern would be responsible for storyboarding the different training scenarios, creating the accompanying graphics, sounds and videos and integrating that information into the provided gaming system framework.

Responsibilities/Tasks:

Working with the Access Services Librarian to create a variety of training scenarios

Creating storyboards based on the various training scenarios

Creating and editing graphics, sound clips and video clips to be used in the game

Integrating the storyboard and graphics into the gaming framework

Testing the game and troubleshooting any problems

Must be available for in-person meetings at the Noreen Reale Falcone Library

Recommended Skills:

Interest in game design

Experience with developing training materials

Strong written skills

Attention to detail and accuracy

Familiarity with video and image editing software as well as HTML, XML and Javascript