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[Eurogamer] Skyrim course being taught at Rice University

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Prestigious private university Rice in Houston, Texas is offering a course on Skyrim.

No, really.

For one semester only, students can sign up for Scandinavian Fantasy Worlds: Old Norse Sagas and Skyrim.

A junior level class taught by Professor Donna Beth Ellard, the course description is as follows:

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I used to be a student like you ... tongue.gif
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i knew that would be the OP's reaction to the article tongue.gif
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I used to be a student like you ... tongue.gif


...till I took an arrow to....
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That class is going to be packed. tongue.gif

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Course on Skyrim? It wasn't a difficult game to learn...
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Course on Skyrim? It wasn't a difficult game to learn...

 

She's not teaching how to play the game. doh.gif

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Course on Skyrim? It wasn't a difficult game to learn...

She's not teaching how to play the game. doh.gif

I think the "..." at the end was to show a "pause" aka sarcasm wink.gif
All i can say on the subject is Good luck to any future students!
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To these ends, students will read selections from Old Norse and Old Icelandic sagas (in translation) as they play different quests within Skyrim."

Great, Fedex questing at University. This is even worse than learning good dialogue skills by playing Fallout 3 =/
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