Course

Game-Based Learning & Gamification






Learn the latest skills


Game – Based Learning and Gamification course is a  practice-based course will offer techniques and tools to introduce game-based learning and gamification in your lessons. 

The target group of the course are teachers of primary schools, secondary schools and vocational schools, adult education teachers, teachers of special needs, teacher trainers, careers officers, educational guides and counselors and headmasters/principals/managers of schools and organizations offering adult education or vocational education.  

Some pf the main topics that this course covers include: usability and accessibility of the game based methods, advantages and disadvantages game based usages in educational processes, games that can be used covering different content and activities to support learning and communication, best practice approaches and practical examples for using game based tools and methods of games and gamification in education in different countries, responsible and safe use of game-based learning, designing, planning and writing sample units of lesson plans that deploy the game based methods and gamification approaches , know how to choose Serious games for school education and more.  



Upskill your organization


Target group are the school management, teachers, special education teachers and all other non-teaching experts and staff working in school education, adult education and VET.


The course covers a wide range of topics that schools need to consider and tackle when introducing game-based learning and gamification in their school:

  • Usability and accessibility of the game based methods
  • Advantages and disadvantages game based usages in educational processes
  • A range wide of games that can be used  covering different content and activities to support learning and communication
  • Best practice approaches and practical examples for using game based tools and methods of games & gamification in education in different countries
  • Responsible and safe use of game-based learning
  • Group sharing sessions to enable applying the social games in their classroom settings
  • Designing, planning and writing sample units of lesson plans that deploy the game based methods & gamification approaches
  • Know how to use the different features of game based learning & gamification in education
  • Know how to choose Serious games for school education
  • Learn how to use game based  for iPad, Android, Win8  and other mobile devices in learning.


The course methodology aspires creating an output. Working individually or in groups on a concrete product to be used in your own school.





Earn a certificate


The course participants will get a Certificate of Active Attendance.

The competences acquired will be validated by the course organisers on the Europass mobility.





What makes Euneos the leading course provider in Europe?


Euneos consistently has regards to challenges and retaliates by offering multiple options for quality courses to its clients following the Quality Standards for courses under Key Action 1 as required by the European Commission.





On-site & blended courses

The Game – Based Learning and Gamification on-site courses take place in Tallinn, Estonia. Blended courses are also an option and the fee paid for the lead-in course taken prior to the on-site course will be deducted from the course fee. Game – Based Learning and Gamification are 7 day courses that start on Sunday afternoon and end on Saturday at 13:00 o'clock.


> on-site course programme


> planned courses


  • 20-26 March 2022, Tallinn, Estonia.
  • 16-22 October 2022, Tallinn, Estonia.
  • 19-25 March 2023, Tallinn, Estonia.


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Euneos has an international team of trainers who are the most experienced in the field of their expertise. Meet Euneos' trainers for the Game - Based Learning and Gamification course:


Main organiser



Ilpo Halonen 


  • Chair of board of course provider Euneos, Finland 
  • School Counselor and a Language teacher (retired) 
  • Trainer and consultant of educational ICT
  • Author of lesson books and online exercises. 



Dr Martin Sillaots 


  •  associate professor of serious games, Tallinn University, Estonia  

 

 

Mikhail Fiadotau 


  • lecturer of serious games, Tallinn University, Estonia 





Euneos choice of venues is based on two essentials: delivering professionalism and assuring personal well-being in order to warrant enjoyable course experience.


> practical information (venue, accommodation, transport etc.)



Tallinn, Estonia


Besides the professional working venues and conditions provided for an extraordinary learning experience, you will find many famous sights in the central part of Tallinn, such as the Old Town, Kardiorg Park, Tallinn Port and much more. Whether you have a refined taste of a gourmet or you will rather enjoy a tasty bite of street food, Tallinn is the best place to pleasure your taste buds by taking a culinary excursion at Pärnu Museum, Open Air Museum and many other food festivals. In other words, Tallinn is the best place for food lovers where you can enjoy the best of the culinary world for less. After a nice meal, one can enjoy one of the five seasons in Estonia by roaming in the untouched nature and breeding the cleanest air, enjoying a hike, horseback riding , birdwatching etc. Estonia is proud of its quality labels and it is considered to be the green travelers' paradise.