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Course Information

ICTI-280: Game-Based Learning


Looking for ways to engage and motivate today's learners? Current research reveals that close to 91% of learners play video games, and that number is on the rise. Implementing game-based learning (GBL) opportunities in the classroom provides students with the ability to deepen their knowledge of identified learning objectives through play. In this course, participants will learn more about game-based learning pedagogy and how to select, test, and effectively utilize digital game-based learning resources.

Topics include:
  • Defining game-based learning and related terminologies
  • Developing strategies for applying game-based learning pedagogy in the classroom
  • Exploring and evaluating available digital game-based learning tools and resources
  • Creating lesson plans incorporating game-based learning objectives