Motivation through games


Date and time: September 27th, 12:15 – 13:15

Location: ETH Hönggerberg, HIL H40.4 (Plaza)

Motivation through games. Designing learning experiences with game elements

The use of games in teaching and learning is a developing field with huge potential. Games offer a range of interesting structures and methods that complement traditional teaching strategies. Games can infuse teaching with energy, spark innovative thinking and create an atmosphere of fun. At this Refresh Teaching event we will take a look at how teachers can increase student motivation with the use of gaming elements.

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  • Prof. Dr. Bob Sumner, Associate Director & Principal Research Scientist, Disney Research Zurich (due to personal reasons Prof. Bob Sumner won’t be able to join us for the event. Therefore Dr. Fabio Zünd Managing Director of the Game Technology Center will be presenting this part of the event).
  • Prof. Dr. Torbjörn Netland, Department of Management, Technology and Economics.

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