Designing Games & Creative Coding

Jennifer Jenson, York University

Learning through Game Design

While much educational research often focuses on what people learn through playing digital games, in this video Professor Jennifer Jenson explores what and how people learn through making games.

Here, the art and practice of game design is presented as something that anyone – at any age – can engage, opening up learning vistas that integrate creative and critical processes, as well as coding literacies and computational thinking.