Search for dissertations about: "Björn Berg Marklund"

Found 2 swedish dissertations containing the words Björn Berg Marklund.

  1. 1. Games in Formal Educational Settings Obstacles for the development and use of learning games

    University dissertation from Skövde : University of Skövde

    Author : Björn Berg Marklund; Högskolan i Skövde.; Högskolan i Skövde.; [2013]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Learning games; educational games; game development and use; Technology; Teknik;

    Abstract : From the perspective of educators, games are viewed as a medium in which the younger generation both thrive and excel. Students navigate game environments with ease and regularly solve problems, engage in advanced collaborative efforts, and communicate complex concepts and strategies to one another during their private gaming sessions at home. READ MORE

  2. 2. Unpacking Digital Game-Based Learning The complexities of developing and using educational games

    University dissertation from Skövde : University of Skövde

    Author : Björn Berg Marklund; Högskolan i Skövde.; Högskolan i Skövde.; [2015]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Educational games; Digital Game-Based Learning; case study; games in education; Humaniora-samhällsvetenskap; Humanities and Social sciences; Technology; Teknik; Interaction Lab ILAB ; Interaction Lab ILAB ;

    Abstract : Digital game-based learning has traditionally been examined from an ‘artefact-centric’ perspective that focuses on understanding how game design and principles of learning are, or can be, intertwined. These types of examinations have resulted in many descriptions of games’ educational potential, which has subsequently led to many types of arguments for why games should be used more extensively in formal education. READ MORE