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ERIC Number: EJ1155040
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2011
Pages: 10
Abstractor: As Provided
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-1947-8518
From the Games Industry: Ten Lessons for Game-Based Learning
Hollins, Paul; Whitton, Nicola
International Journal of Virtual and Personal Learning Environments, v2 n2 Article 7 p73-82 2011
This paper draws on lessons learned from the development process of the entertainment games industry and discusses how they can be applied to the field of game-based learning. This paper examines policy makers and those wishing to commission or develop games for learning and highlights potential opportunities as well as pitfalls. The paper focuses on ten key points in which the authors feel from experience in both commercial game development and education that parallels are drawn between the entertainment and educational games development processes.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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