EdTech: Using games for learning

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Digital technology and games has created the world’s largest leisure industry. This module explores how they apply to the delivery of learning activities. We look at their use to motivate and engage learners and identify areas where they might be particularly useful.

This pairs with the module Playful Learning.

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