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Level Up!Game-Based Learning Microcredential

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Grab a seat and join CSUF EIP to learn more about the new Level Up! Game-Based Learning Microcredential Program

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Projected outlook for some certified Game-Based Learning experts:

328,700Number of Jobs, 2020

$61,570Median Pay per year, 2021

11%Job Growth, 2020-2030

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

Learn about: Games for Teaching and Workplace Learning Microcredential

Enter the exciting world of games for teaching and workplace learning! Our Level Up! Game-Based Learning Microcredential Program helps you gain a solid and practical understanding of game-based learning through a series of three online microcourses in the Games for Teaching and Workplace Learning Microcredential. 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.

These microcredential courses are great for not only K-12 teachers and higher education faculty, but also corporate trainers and learning & development professionals. Each course features an engaging, active learning experience that provides opportunities to learn from and connect with other like-minded education and training professionals. Most importantly, this microcredential program will help you develop a solid knowledge base about identifying, analyzing, and designing games for teaching and workplace learning.

Games for Teaching and Workplace Learning Microcredential Benefits:

You Will:

  • Be able to understand, evaluate, and design games for teaching and workplace learning
  • Develop a “gameful mindset” to help connect better with today’s gamer generation of learners
  • Actively engage with other microcourse participants. Unlike traditional online courses that rely on video and quiz format, these microcourses emphasize social learning to learn from others and help others learn
  • Participate in an engaging and fun learning experience in a gamified, online course environment
  • Learn in a shorter, more focused format in which you can set aside 3-5 hours a week of dedicated time for each microcourse
  • Receive a digital badge after successfully completing each microcourse. Upon successful completion of the three microcourses, you will receive a microcredential

Ideal for:

  • Learning & Development professionals /Organizational trainers
  • HR professionals who design staff development training programs/courses
  • K-12 educators, counselors, and staff
  • Higher Education faculty and instructors
  • E-learning professionals; Instructional Designers
  • Educators - museum, arts, parents (homeschooling)

Microcredential Stats:

  • 3 required microcourses
  • Online, Asynchronous
  • 10 weeks
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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02/20/23-03/19/23 Online Online-Variable
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$195.00
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03/27/23-04/16/23 Online Online-Variable
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$195.00
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04/24/23-05/21/23 Online Online-Variable
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$195.00
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Program Details

Location: Online, Asynchronous
Length: 10 weeks
Cost: $195* per microcourse or $585 for all 3
Next Start: Spring 2023

*Cost is approximate and subject to change


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