EDU 926 Gamification in Education
Gamification is the use of game design principles and elements in non-gaming environments. This course explores the elements and psychology of gamification as applied to the classroom environment, focusing on the application of these systems, gamification tech tools available for use, and developing gamification systems for classroom use.
Investigates “gamification,” the application of game-like mechanics to other areas of activity, such as classrooms and school. Examines examples of existing applications of gamification, the psychological research of playing games, and presents opportunities for the development of systems for gamifying classrooms.
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I loved the course content. The amount of work was on par with what I expected...not too much and not too little. Course readings were lengthy enough to get the information without being too time consuming.M.F., Tech Specialist
I plan on changing some of my units to incorporate more of a gaming perspective.R.P., Math Teacher
Great course with great informationG.S., Tech Specialist
The course was very informative and gave great examples of ways to gamify lessons with technologyT.R., Science Teacher
I will think differently when designing lessons.N.D.
The most valuable part for me was learning how I could make learning fun in a subject that typically isn't viewed as fun to learn.J.B.
It was interesting to learn about game mechanics and see how these can be leveraged in the classroom.J.S., Elementary Teacher
Made me stop and think how to make learning more game like and fun for students.N.M., Elementary Teacher
I liked all the resources we used to learn about he content.B.G.
Really helped me understand today's perception of gamesR.P., Math Teacher
I will use this information until I retire.M.L., Social Studies Teacher
Great info and practical use!M.P., Social Studies Teacher
I enjoyed game based design so I enrolled in this - I enjoyed this class as wellM.J.
I plan to gamify my course next year.M.W.
It was enjoyable and I took a lot away from it.A.W., Math Teacher
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