Themed Entertainment Engineer

-Steve Alcorn's Theme Park Design Workshop-

Course Overview

A 54-lesson online course dedicated to theme park design and the role of engineers in their creation. The course was taught by Steve Alcorn, a former Disney Imagineer who worked on projects like The American Adventure and Journey Into Imagination in EPCOT at Walt Disney World.

Summary of Course Contents

  • Demographics

  • Operations

  • Walt Disney Imagineering

  • Rides, shows, and attractions

  • Concept

  • Story

  • Audience

  • Reality (practicality, maintenance, technology, loading/unloading, safety, etc.)

  • Roles

  • Design Process