A serious game is a digital game designed for a primary purpose beyond pure entertainment, such as education, behavioural change, or raising awareness of an issue. KIT321 Serious Games introduces the concepts, issues and techniques related to the design of serious games, such as ludology, behavioural, and educational psychology and allows you to design and develop a serious game, from the initial concept pitch, through the design and development processes, resulting in a commercially-ready game.
|Unit name||Serious Games|
|Faculty/School||Faculty of SET, AMC, IMAS
School of Engineering & ICT
|Discipline||Computing and Information Systems|
Dr Kristy de Salas
Dr Kristy de Salas
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
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|Band||Field of Education|
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5 x 170 minute lectures daily in week 1, 5x170minute tutorials in week 3, 4x170minute tutorials in week 9, 3 hour tutorials in weeks 2, 10
100% in-semester (4 assignments involving prototyping and reports, 25%, 30%, 20%, 25%)
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