Below is a list of the class readings along with interesting articles or videos I have come across. You are only required to read the Class Readings, but are highly recommended to look into some of the Interesting Extras if you are serious about game design.
How to Prototype A Game in 7 Days – Gamasutra
Visualizing the Creative Process – Lost Garden
Finishing a Game – Make Games
Indie Game Design Do’s and Dont’s – IndieGames.com
Plagiarism as a Moral Choice – Lost Garden
The Pitfall Of Game Design As An Entry-Level Career Choice – Game Career Guide
Valve Employee Handbook – Steam