Gamification References

Click here to see my gamification bookshelf @GoodReads. If you prefer, click in the books below:

The Gamification of Learning and Instruction: Game-Based Methods and Strategies for Training and Education
The Gamification of Learning and Instruction Fieldbook: Ideas into Practice
Gamification in Education and Business
Gamify: How Gamification Motivates People to Do Extraordinary Things
Reality Is Broken: Why Games Make Us Better and How They Can Change the World
Transforming Learning and It Management Through Gamification
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The effectiveness of gamification as a problem-based learning tool on teaching agile project management

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My name is Julio Oliveira. Currently I’m finishing the dissertation of my master degree (MSc) in Information Systems Management at the University of Liverpool (UK), with the title: “The effectiveness of gamification as a problem-based learning tool on teaching agile project management”.

Agile Project Management is an iterative process that focuses on customer value first, team interaction over tasks, and adapting to current business reality rather than following a prescriptive plan. It has a set of values, principles, and practices that assist project teams in coming to grips with such challenging environment (Highsmith, 2009).

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