Essays about: "serious games"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 64 essays containing the words serious games.

  1. 1. Performance and Perceived Realism in Rasterized 3D Sound Propagation for Interactive Virtual Environments

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för programvaruteknik; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för programvaruteknik

    Author : Karl Hansson; Mikael Hernvall; [2019]
    Keywords : psychoacoustics; rasterization; hardware-acceleration; psykoakustik; rasterisering; hårdvaruacceleration;

    Abstract : Background. 3D sound propagation is important for immersion and realism in interactive and dynamic virtual environments. However, this is difficult to model in a physically accurate manner under real-time constraints. READ MORE

  2. 2. Concreteness fading for teaching programming

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för informationsteknologi

    Author : Gustav Johansson; [2019]
    Keywords : programming; serious games; concreteness fading; education;

    Abstract : This dissertation presents a study that explores a specific implementation of concreteness fading used in a serious game that teaches programming. Concreteness fading consists of first presenting concepts with concrete representations before swapping them gradually with their concrete, normal counterparts. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Cultural Adaptation of Playful Learning : Aspects to consider when culturalizing a children’s educational game for the Chinese market

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för informationsteknologi

    Author : Jon Victor Bankler; [2019]
    Keywords : Game Localization; Culturalization; Educational Games; Serious Games; China;

    Abstract : This study explores suitable applications of culturalization in the case of educational games for children, specifically in relation to the Chinese market. Culturalization, in the context of video games, are design choices and adjustments applied to a product in order to cater to the needs of different cultural environments. READ MORE

  4. 4. Programming learning games : Identification of game design patterns in programming learning games

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för informationsteknologi

    Author : Ander Areizaga; [2019]
    Keywords : Programming learning; game design patterns; serious games;

    Abstract : There is a high demand for program developers, but the dropouts from computer science courses are also high and course enrolments keep decreasing. In order to overcome that situation, several studies have found serious games as good tools for education in programming learning. READ MORE

  5. 5. “Cibo” - A serious game raising awareness for the effect that different food has on the environment.

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Teknik och samhälle

    Author : Tim Oscar Dahl Karipidis; [2019]
    Keywords : Environment; Sustainability; Emissions; Serious games; Game mechanics; Entertainment; Text-based learning; Global warming;

    Abstract : Climate change might be our time's defining issue and our way of producing and consuming food is a large contributor of global climate change. This thesis investigate the possibility of using serious gaming with the intent of raising awareness for the difference in emissions of distinct food types. READ MORE