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Gamifications (2016 Autumn)

Organisation: UTU / Dept. of Information Technology

Credit Points: 5

Responsible Person: Jouni Smed

Course code: TKO_3111

Learning outcomes:
The course concentrates on the basics of gamification using a practical approach. The aim is that the students understand and master the principles of gamification to design experiences that make things more fun and engaging.

The topics focus on the design of gamified experiences (e.g., game design, gameplay and gamefulness). The course also looks gamification from the perspective of psychology, management and education.



  1. Mon 31.10.–19.12. weekly at 9–12, Auditorium Omega, ICT City