Essays about: "games"

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  1. 1. Technical Interest : Does earlier technology education influence the choiceto further studies in technical subjects?

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Caroline Forsell; [2018]
    Keywords : Technical interest; Teknikprogrammet; Higher education; Secondary school;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates if a student’s interest in technology at lower secondary school can influence their choice to attend an upper secondary school technical program (Teknikprogrammet). Factors like the choice of course book, teacher, practical and theoretical technology were investigated. READ MORE

  2. 2. Educational Benefits of Digital Games

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Johannes Kleiman; Ibrahim Musa; [2018]
    Keywords : Video games; Digital games; Motivation; Vocabulary acquisition; Extrinsic motivation; Intrinsic motivation; affective filter; Second language acquisition; EFL;

    Abstract : This synthesis is inspired by the fact that video games are vastly popular today, and digital resources are frequently used in the classroom. The purpose of this synthesis is to examine how digital games influence learning in an educational setting with a focus on vocabulary acquisition and learner motivation. READ MORE

  3. 3. Genetic Improvements to Procedural Generation in Games

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för bibliotek, information, pedagogik och IT; Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för bibliotek, information, pedagogik och IT

    Author : Johan Forsblom; Jesper Johansson; [2018]
    Keywords : genetic algorithm; flow; procedural generation; games; gaming; experience; genetiska algoritmen; flow; procedurell generering; spel; upplevelse;

    Abstract : One of the biggest industries today is the gaming industry. A multitude of games are sold each year, competing for the players’ attention and wallets. READ MORE

  4. 4. Levelling Up : A study on gamification and feedback use by Englishteachers in Swedish upper secondary school

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Engelska

    Author : Emilia Malmberg; [2018]
    Keywords : Gamification; feedback; EFL; upper secondary school; motivation; behaviourism;

    Abstract : Gamification is a topic that most people assume has something to do with playing video games in the classroom. The aim of this thesis is to discuss how Swedish EFL teachers work with feedback in upper secondary school, what they know about gamification and how gamification and feedback might be related. READ MORE

  5. 5. Mediating Interactions in Games Using Procedurally Implemented Modal Synthesis : Do players prefer and choose objects with interactive synthetic sounds over objects with traditional sample based sounds?

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för konst, kommunikation och lärande

    Author : Carl Strandberg; [2018]
    Keywords : Games; Sound; Audio; Procedural; Synthesis;

    Abstract : Procedurally implemented synthetic audio could offer greater interactive potential for audio in games than the currently popular sample based approach does. At the same time, synthetic audio can reduce storage requirements that using sample based audio results in. READ MORE