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Shack City - A Serious Game for Apprentices in the Field of Sanitation, Heating and Cooling (SHaC)

@inproceedings{Thillainathan2013ShackC,
  title={Shack City - A Serious Game for Apprentices in the Field of Sanitation, Heating and Cooling (SHaC)},
  author={Niroshan Thillainathan and H. Hoffmann and J. Leimeister},
  booktitle={GI-Jahrestagung},
  year={2013}
}
  • Niroshan Thillainathan, H. Hoffmann, J. Leimeister
  • Published in GI-Jahrestagung 2013
  • Computer Science, Engineering
  • Apprentices in the field of sanitation, heating and cooling face the problem, that in addition to everyday lessons they have to be at the customer’s location to help the craftsmen accomplishing their orders. A proper exam preparation is thus not given as they have to study during idle times or after work. This frequently decreases also the motivation to learn. To support their studies, we have developed Shack City, a story based serious game, which lets apprentices in the field of sanitation… CONTINUE READING
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