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Educational Games and Simulation Certificate

The Graduate Certificate in Games and Simulation is designed for those who wish to: analyze recent research and best practices for effective teaching and learning with educational games and with simulations in virtual worlds; design, teach, and evaluate teaching and learning activities in virtual worlds; and, design 2D and 3D games for learning and evaluate for educational effectiveness.

Course Work

Graduate Certificate in Educational Games and Simulation
CORE credits
EDTECH 511—Interactive Courseware Development

EDTECH 532—Educational Games and Simulations

EDTECH 536—Digital Game Design for K-12 Classrooms

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3

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ELECTIVES credits
EDTECH 531—Teaching and Learning in Virtual Worlds (3 cr)

EDTECH 534—Mobile App Design for Teaching and Learning (3 cr)

EDTECH 535—Digital Engagement for Learning (3 cr)

EDTECH 563—Quest-based Learning Design   (3 cr)

EDTECH 564 – Gamified Augmented Reality and Mobile (3 cr)

EDTECH 565 – Advanced Educational Game Design (3 cr)
PREREQ: EDTECH 536

6
TOTAL 15

See Admission Procedures for steps to apply.