Join Karl Kapp for an in-depth discussion in this video Games vs. gamification, part of Gamification of Learning.
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…The concept of gamification is gaining momentum in everything from marketing to…website development and even learning environments.…But often the concept of gamification is confused with two…very closely related concepts.…Games and simulations.…While games and simulations and gamification share many common traits,.…They really are not the same thing.…So it's important to understand the difference between these…three types of activities.…Let's start by looking at the concept of a game.…
What is a game?…The answer is not as straightforward as you might imagine.…Tic-tac-toe is a simple game.…It involves placing X's and O's on a piece of paper.…All you need is a fellow player, a piece of paper, a pencil, and…you're ready to go.…Tic Tac Toe is considered a game.…But so is the well known game Halo or…any other video game which is played on a video game console involving avatars,…controllers, and occasionally, playing opponents over the Internet.…In between, there are thousands of additional experiences like…playing Monopoly, rugby, darts, Mario Kart, and…
- Exploring games, gamification, and simulations
- Content gamification vs. structural gamification
- Seeing gamification in action
- Capitalizing on intrinsic and extrinsic motivation
- Collecting, acquiring, and allocating resources
- Constructing and creating
- Setting up rules
- Providing feedback
- Telling a story
- Thinking like a game designer
Skill Level Appropriate for all
Instructional Design Essentials: Storyboardingwith Daniel Brigham1h 14m Appropriate for all
Captivate Projects: Software Simulationswith Anastasia McCune2h 47m Appropriate for all
1. Exploring Gamification
2. Gamification in Action: Three Case Studies
3. Theory Behind the Practice
4. Gamification Dynamics
5. Elements of Gamification
6. Implementing Gamification
Gamification in elearning3m 34s
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