Module 2

Week 4

Here’s the content for Module 2, which just consists of week 4.

  • Week 4: Games as Art, Stories, and Education
  • Week 4 (and module 2, since that’s all there is in it) focuses on narratology, ludology, seriousand educational games, and why there’s no real difference between playing and learning. Consumables Readings, videos, etc. for this week: Read: Chapter 13, “Designing a Game to Tell a Story,” in Challenges for Game Designers Read: Chapter 17, “Games as Art,” in Challenges for Game Designers Read: Chapter 18, “Games as a Teaching Tool,” in Challenges for Game Designers Read: Annetta, Lamb, & Stone - 2011 - Assessing Serious Educational Games Read: Dondlinger - 2007 - Educational Video Game Design- A Review of the Literature Assignments Game Review Find out more about what your assignment is this week by checking out the Game Review assignment page.