Selection: Games and Learning

This selection is comprised from courses on games as a learning tool.

Author: mithron
Course
Description
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11-127js09
11-127js09
Prof. Eric Klopfer
MIT OpenCourseWare
Arts, Music, Film
Gb Free
Course added: long ago
In this project-based course, students from all disciplines are encouraged to understand how we learn from interactive computer environments, and delve into the process of designing and understanding simulations and games for learning.
Free schedule
Favored by 1 person
2
Cms-930f01
Cms-930f01
Prof. Shigeru Miyagawa
MIT OpenCourseWare
Arts, Music, Film
Gb Free
Course added: long ago
How can we harness the emerging forms of interactive media to enhance the learning process? Professor Miyagawa and prominent guest speakers will explore a broad range of issues on new media and learning - technical, social, and business. Concrete examples of use of media will be presented as case studies...
Free schedule
Favored by 1 person
3
11-124f11
11-124f11
Prof. Eric Klopfer
MIT OpenCourseWare
Social Sciences
Gb Free
Course added: long ago
An introductory course on teaching and learning science and mathematics in a variety of K-12 settings. Topics include education and media, education reform, the history of education, simulations, games, and the digital divide.
Free schedule
Favored by 1 person
4
Logo_final
Logo_final
Constance Steinkuehler and Kurt Squire
University of Wisconsin–Madison
Engineering & Technology Humanities
Gb Free
Course added: long ago
Video games aren’t just fun, they can be powerful vehicles for learning as well. In this course, we discuss research on the kinds of thinking and learning that go into video games and gaming culture, benefits and drawbacks of digital gameplay, tensions between youth culture and traditional education...
3 October 2013, 6 weeks
Favored by 1 person

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