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Educational game design for online education
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The use of educational games in learning environments is an increasingly relevant trend. Expand
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Assessment in and of Serious Games: An Overview
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This paper first reviews related literature regarding the educational effectiveness of serious games. Expand
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A narrative metaphor to facilitate educational game authoring
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In this paper we present WEEV (Writing Environment for Educational Video games), a methodology for educational point-and-click adventure game authoring. Expand
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Usability Testing for Serious Games: Making Informed Design Decisions with User Data
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Usability testing is a key step in the successful design of new technologies and tools, ensuring that heterogeneous populations will be able to interact easily with innovative applications. Expand
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Application of Learning Analytics in educational videogames
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We propose a two-step approach to apply Learning Analytics (LA) with assessment purposes, studying how students interact with games. Expand
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Development of Game-Like Simulations for Procedural Knowledge in Healthcare Education
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We present EGDA, an educational game development approach focused on the teaching of procedural knowledge using a cost-effective approach. Expand
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Adaptive Role Playing Games: An Immersive Approach for Problem Based Learning
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In this paper we present a general framework, called NUCLEO, for the application of socio-constructive educational approaches in higher education. Expand
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A Framework for Simplifying Educator Tasks Related to the Integration of Games in the Learning Flow
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We present a framework that tries to address this goal by providing educators with three main tools: a) assessment of the learning outcomes and tracking student activity in the game; b) connecting assessment data with other learning activities to adapt the learning flow; and c) reuse of successful teacher-created courses that combine games and other educational materials. Expand
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A Game-Based Adaptive Unit of Learning with IMS Learning Design and
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A combination structural steel erection bolt, drift pin and nut assembly replaces heretofore required long erection bolts and drift pins or pry bars in erecting floor beams to upright columns. Expand
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Designing Serious Games for Adult Students with Cognitive Disabilities
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Digital games have a great potential to improve education of people with cognitive disabilities. Expand
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