Essays about: "serious games"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 75 essays containing the words serious games.

  1. 1. Video games in English class : What are some Swedish students’ and teachers’ attitudes toward using video games as a means to teach and learn L2 English

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för utbildning, kultur och kommunikation

    Author : Johan Bjelke; [2020]
    Keywords : Video games; Education; Serious Games; L2 English; Students’ attitudes;

    Abstract : The aim of this degree project was to find out what students currently enrolled at upper-secondary school programs think of video games as an educational tool, and whether they believed it would be a good idea to use video games in English language classrooms. This was done by collecting data through the use of an online questionnaire, where students enrolled at an upper-secondary school in central Sweden answered questions on the subject video game habits, previous experience playing video games in class, attitudes toward video games in general and as educational tools in teaching English in particular. READ MORE

  2. 2. From conceptual level to playable game : An exemplary investigation of applying game design theory to practice through the process of design and development

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Högskolan på Gotland/Institutionen för speldesign; Uppsala universitet/Högskolan på Gotland/Institutionen för speldesign

    Author : Elias Faltin; Mikael Ferroukhi; [2020]
    Keywords : Reflective Game Design; Digital Games; Game learning; Audiovisual communication; Purposeful Game Design; Disruptive Game Design; Serious Games;

    Abstract : The reflective game design theory outlined by Rilla Khaled (2018) argues for designing disruptive experiences to promote reflection within the player. We decided to design and produce a game based on her theory to then engage with Khaled’s theory critically. READ MORE

  3. 3. RESEARCH ON THE GAME MECHANISM OF EDUCATIONAL GAMES – THINK ABOUT HOW TO CHOOSE THE SUITABLE GAME MECHANISMS WHEN DESIGNING EDUCATIONAL GAMES

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för teknik och samhälle (TS)

    Author : Haojue Gong; [2020]
    Keywords : game design; educational games design; game mechanics; game mechanism; learning history;

    Abstract : With the development of media technology and game evolution, games are endowed with multiple purposes and functions. Some scholars believe that the game is the supplement of the real world, which can affect the players' psychology and behaviour. READ MORE

  4. 4. Study of the potential of football tourism : Research based on three football leagues: English, Spanish and Russian

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för samhällsbyggnad och industriell teknik

    Author : Dorian Ardeleanu; [2020]
    Keywords : sustainability; tourism decentralization; football research; football tourism; linear regression; probit model;

    Abstract : This study is based on first-league football teams from England, Spain and Russia. It demonstrates that football tourism has a big potential because the attendance on football stadiums has a positive effect over the number of visitors in the city, and this influence is stronger among teams that are historically more popular. READ MORE

  5. 5. Healthcare Gamification – Serious Game About COVID-19; Stay at home

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS)

    Author : María López Hernández; [2020]
    Keywords : Serious games; health care; COVID-19; Interaction design;

    Abstract : Serious games are games whose primary aspirations go beyond pure entertainment. With a distinct learning agenda, they encourage learning through interaction with real-world issues. READ MORE