eGuide: Making eLearning Interactive, Engaging with Gamification
Boosting engagement and interactivity is a key goal in the creation process for an instructional designer, and gamification is being employed more and more to achieve that objective. A true instructional game marries learner behaviors, identified and described in instructional objectives, with game mechanics. Game mechanics can be any mechanism commonly used in games such as time, score, chance, rankings and winning and losing conditions.
Learn how using competition and recognition in the form of instructional games (or gamification), badges and leaderboards can boost interactivity and engagement with eLearning courses.