Serious Games


the project

Computer games for educational or training purposes have been around for many years. Yet, we understand little about what makes people want to play them, or how they learn from them. This project takes a multidisciplinary look at these questions.

full description

An outline of related research can be found here.

serious games class

Some pictures from games created in Spring 2009 can be found here.
Peter Hastings (
Last modified: Thu Feb 4 14:34:44 CST 2010