'These Aren't The Droids You're Looking For' – or are they? Promoting computer science education by playing games with Star Wars droids and Minecraft characters


When asked “Why do you think more people don't study computing?” respondents stated that “it’s very difficult” and “math throws them off.” Despite a surplus of well-paid jobs, there is a lack of people studying... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Robert O'Connor (Waterford Institute of Technology)

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Topics: Gamification , Topics: Global Challenges in Higher and Further Education


Px - 01 » Digital Technologies in Disciplinary Contexts | Global Challenges | Gamification (09:30 - Friday, 1st June, L117 | Main Lecture Hall | Live Streaming)

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