TU204 - Beyond Gamification:Think Like a Game Designer to Create Engaging, Meaningful Instruction

Tue, May 21 | 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM | Room: Ballroom A, Convention Center

Thinking like a game designer is a great way to craft instruction that engages learners on multiple levels. Explore the use of game elements to challenge learners, generate curiosity, and create immediate feedback. Learn how to balance the elements of story, action, and uncertainty to simulate thinking and engagement. In this session you will experience firsthand how gamification motivates learners and increases retention.

Application on the Job:
Discover how to add the game elements of challenge, story, and mystery to training experiences.
Learn how to apply specific game elements to achieve specific learning outcomes.
Craft your instruction to be more engaging and motivating for the learners.

Type: Innogizer

Tracks: Learning Technologies

Learning Approaches: Experiential/Interactive Learning

Target Audiences: Instructional Designer, Trainer

Session Services: Interpreted Session, Recorded

Handout(s): Presentation


Karl Kapp

Karl Kapp


Bloomsburg University