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Discussion Group Session 2: Video games in the classroom

In addition to applying the rules of gamification to course design, actually using games in the classroom to provide experience with course content can be extremely beneficial for a number of reasons. In this session, we will go over the educational benefits of gaming, and discuss the benefits/challenges that might be associated with using games in the classroom, with a specific focus on video games.

In Preparation:

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Speaker


Kate Thompson
Graduate Teaching Associate
Centre for Learning and Teaching

Category

Discussion Groups

Time

Starts:
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Location

Killam Library, Room B400

Cost

Free

Contact

Centre for Learning and Teaching
Phone: (902) 494-6641
Email: clt@dal.ca