An Overview of Game Based Learning: Motivations and Authentic Learning Experience

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2014

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Liu, Sa
Kang, Jina

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In this Gaming and Education backgrounder, we briefly overview game features for educational purposes, including interactive, fantasy, role-playing, uncertainty, etc. We will also discuss the benefits of game based learning. In particular, we will look into how games can promote learning motivation and authentic learning experience.

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