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Gamification is the application of game elements and digital game design techniques to non-game problems, such as business and social impact challenges. This course will teach you the mechanisms of gamification, why it has such tremendous potential, and how to use it effectively.

Start Date: Jan 01, 2014 Topics: Design, General Business


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This course provides an introduction to gamification as a business practice, describes relevant psychological and design concepts, and explains how to apply game thinking effectively in a variety of contexts.


  • Dates: Jan 01, 2014 to Jan 01, 2014
  • Level of Difficulty: Beginner
  • Size: Massive Open Online Course
  • Instructor: Kevin Werbach
  • Institution: Coursera
  • Topics: Design, General Business

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About Coursera: Coursera is an education company that partners with the top universities and organizations in the world to offer courses online for anyone to take, for free.

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