Engaging By Design : How Engagement Strategies in Popular Computer and Video Games Can Inform Instructional Design

@inproceedings{Dickey2005EngagingBD,
  title={Engaging By Design : How Engagement Strategies in Popular Computer and Video Games Can Inform Instructional Design},
  author={Michele D. Dickey},
  year={2005}
}
Computer and video games are a prevalent form of entertainment in which the purpose of the design is to engage players. Game designers incorporate a number of strategies and tactics for engaging players in “gameplay.” These strategies and tactics may provide instructional designers with new methods for engaging learners. This investigation presents a review of game design strategies and the implications of appropriating these strategies for instructional design. Specifically, this study… CONTINUE READING
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