Journal article

An Approach to Scoring Collaboration in Online Game Environments

Claire Scoular, Esther Care, Nafisa Awwal

ELECTRONIC JOURNAL OF E-LEARNING | ACAD CONFERENCES & PUBL INT LTD | Published : 2017

Abstract

With technological advances, it is now possible to use games to capture information-rich behaviours that reveal processes by which players interact and solve problems. Recent problem-based games have been designed to assess and record detailed interactions between the problem solver and the game environment, and thereby capture salient solution processes in an unobtrusive way (Zoanetti, 2010; Bennett et al., 2003; Shute & Wang, 2009). The Assessment and Teaching of 21st Century Skills project used an innovative approach to capture these processes through responses (activities and communication patterns) within collaborative games (Griffin & Care, 2015). Game player response patterns are iden..

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