Gamification Workshop

  • 13 - 15 Oct 2020
  • 01 - 03 Dec 2020
  • Yaba, Lagos, Nigeria
  • Maitama, Abuja, Nigeria

Gamification is a way of making ordinary activities more engaging based on lessons learned from games.

This course will teach participants the emerging trends, and frameworks of gamification, why it has a great potential to apply in many fields, including business, marketing, education, IT projects etc and how to use it effectively. The course allows participants to develop a set of practical skills in using game elements using industrial case studies.

The knowledge on using game-design elements and game principles to develop your idea into a working prototype applicable in any fields, including business, marketing, education, IT projects etc..

This Newways Gamification course is about designing a gamified product or service. Adding game elements to your content gives you a chance to widen your engagement and attract a wider audience.

The Newways Gamification Workshop explores the concept of gamification through real-life examples, and then gives participants the opportunity to work in a team to develop their own working prototype. Teams will develop their own projects from an idea through design to working prototype.

Course objective

  • Why are you “Gamifying” your product/ service?
  • How does this benefit your user?
  • Is there a skill to be learned? If not, gamification probably won’t help.
  • Are you trying to make a game instead? Which is ok.
  • What are the goals of the business?
  • What actions do you want your users to take to support these goals?
  • What if it goes wrong?
  • What do you need to measure and know?
  • What are the goals of the people using the product/service?
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  • Gamification is a way of making ordinary activities more engaging based on lessons learned from games.

    This course will teach participants the emerging trends, and frameworks of gamification, why it has a great potential to apply in many fields, including business, marketing, education, IT projects etc and how to use it effectively. The course allows participants to develop a set of practical skills in using game elements using industrial case studies.

    The knowledge on using game-design elements and game principles to develop your idea into a working prototype applicable in any fields, including business, marketing, education, IT projects etc..

    This Newways Gamification course is about designing a gamified product or service. Adding game elements to your content gives you a chance to widen your engagement and attract a wider audience.

    The Newways Gamification Workshop explores the concept of gamification through real-life examples, and then gives participants the opportunity to work in a team to develop their own working prototype. Teams will develop their own projects from an idea through design to working prototype.

    Course objective

    • Why are you “Gamifying” your product/ service?
    • How does this benefit your user?
    • Is there a skill to be learned? If not, gamification probably won’t help.
    • Are you trying to make a game instead? Which is ok.
    • What are the goals of the business?
    • What actions do you want your users to take to support these goals?
    • What if it goes wrong?
    • What do you need to measure and know?
    • What are the goals of the people using the product/service?
    • What kind of experience are you looking to create?

    Topics covered on this course will include

    • What is gamification?
    • Why gamification?
    • Principles of gamification
    • Gamification concepts
    • The nature of gamification and gamification design process
    • Examples of gamification
    • Generating and selecting ideas for gamification.
    • Design of feedback and progress
    • Game mechanics
    • Designing challenges
    • Prototype development
    • Prototype presentation and testing
    • Common gamification techniques
    • The Psychology of gamification
    • Player types and motivations
    • Why Games Work: The Rules of Motivation
    • Why gamification fails
    • Gamification examples
    • Gamification and Why it’s Important to Work Force Management Professionals
    • Endgame: In Conclusion

    Participants

    This course is suitable for all people who are interested in adding game elements in to nongame environment.