|Website:||website containing additional information|
|Period:||period 3 (week 6 through 15, i.e., 5-2-2018 through 13-4-2018; retake week 27)|
|Participants:||up till now 11 subscriptions|
|Schedule:||Official schedule representation can be found in Osiris|
|Note:||No up-to-date course description available.|
Text below is from year 2015/2016
Maximum number of students: 24; subscription policy: first-come, first-served
Serious games are digital games whose primary objective is not player entertainment, but rather they are used for objectives that concern training, education, health, public policy, and strategic communication. Despite their increasing popularity, the design, engineering, and production of serious games are still disciplines in their infancy.
In this seminar we provide an introduction to the world of serious games, explore their application domains, and examine the key activities that concern the creation of a serious game following principled design and evaluation.
The intended learning outcomes for a student that successfully attends the seminar are the following:
The seminar aims to deliver these outcomes through an interactive and discussion-oriented course. In addition to actively participating in the lectures, the students—organized in teams of two—are expected to conduct the following activities:
Please check the literature on the course website
|Exam form:||Will be based on the quality of the conducted research, the reports, and the lecture that the students will give. More details can be found on the course website|
|Minimum effort to qualify for 2nd chance exam:||To qualify for the retake exam, the grade of the original must be at least 4.|