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Game-Based Learning

Projected outlook for some certified Game-Based Learning experts:

327,900Number of Jobs, 2019

$62,700Median Pay per year, 2020

9%Job Growth, 2019-2029 (FYI - 5% is average)

*U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Outlook Handbook – Training and Development Specialists

Become An Expert in Game-Based Learning in 5 Months

Enter the exciting world of game-based learning! Our Game-Based Learning Certificate Program helps you gain a solid and practical understanding of game-based learning through a series of three online courses. In a world where virtual education is becoming a necessity, game-based learning activities provide fun and engaging classroom experiences that can positively impact students everywhere.

This certificate program is great for not only K-12 teachers and higher education faculty, but also corporate trainers and learning & development professionals. Each course features team-based work and a gamified structure that provides participants with an engaging, active learning experience. Most importantly, this certificate program will help you develop a “gameful mindset” that can help you connect better with today’s gamer generation of students.

Game-Based Learning Program Benefits:

You Will:

  • Develop a solid knowledge base about the various aspects and types of game-based learning
  • Learn frameworks for a gameful mindset and intrinsic motivation theory
  • Acquire game-based learning design expertise by analyzing and designing lessons that feature various types of games
  • Research current gamification programs
  • Identify best practices on incorporating gaming mechanics and principles in the online and in-person classroom

Ideal for:

  • Corporate/organizational trainers
  • E-learning designers
  • Instructional designers
  • Distance Learning professionals
  • Homeschooling parents and/or designers
  • Community college instructors
  • School counselors

Program Stats:

  • 3 required courses
  • Fully online
  • 10 months
  • 5.4 continuing education units (CEUs)
Hear from program graduates!

"I just loved the class! I learned so much, and my students will greatly benefit from my learning. The instructor was very helpful and had vast knowledge in the subject. I would be very interested in further GBL or game theory courses if they were offered. And I have already recommended this course to other instructors! "

– Melissa U., higher education instructor
Participant of Introduction to Game-Based Learning pilot course

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Please note: Students must register no later than 2 business days prior to the course start date. If you missed the registration window or have any questions, please contact EIP Student Services at eipconnect@fullerton.edu.

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Summer
2021
Fall
2021

 
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Days Date Time Location
10/04/21-11/14/21 Online Online-Variable
Fee
$500.00
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Program Details

Location: Virtual Instruction
Length: 8 weeks
Cost: $1,500*
Next Start: Fall 2021

*Cost is approximate and subject to change


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