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A Neuroscience Based Approach to Game Based Learning Design

  • Nikesh Bajaj
  • Francesco Bellotti
  • Riccardo Berta
  • Alessandro De Gloria
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 10056)

Abstract

In recent years designing a game for education has become very popular. Neuroscience has developed many theories of learning, based on how brain learns. We discuss a design approach for conventional teaching methods. The proposed approach illustrates the opportunities to exploit the concept of neuroscience and combine it with game for educational purpose. The pedagogies based on neuroscience and psychology have been adapted in teaching very well and the same is expected to work well with Game Based Learning (GBL).

Keywords

Cognitive Load Classroom Teaching Online Forum Learn Cycle Educational Game 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Nikesh Bajaj
    • 1
  • Francesco Bellotti
    • 1
  • Riccardo Berta
    • 1
  • Alessandro De Gloria
    • 1
  1. 1.Elios Lab, DITENUniversity of GenoaGenoaItaly

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