Exploration of serious games on environmental issues

Julian Alejandro Sanchez Burbano, Johan Mauricio Flor Mera, María Isabel Vidal Caicedo, Marta Cecilia Camacho Ojeda, María Clara Gómez Alvarez

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Resumen

Nowadays, the environmental problems for which the world is going through has generated several actions aimed at generating environmental education, using various means to achieve it. One of the tools that education and publicity among other areas are using are serious games, which has gained popularity, being used in various sectors such as education, trade, health, environment and others because they add entertainment to communication processes or educational. Serious games are used as one way to sensitize people about the depletion of natural resources and the consequences of environmental imbalance. Serious games are used as one means to sensitize people about the depletion of natural resources and the consequences of environmental imbalance. This article presents an exploration of serious games focused on environmental issues as well as identifying some of its features and opportunities for improvement. This paper presents a serious exploration of games applied to the area of education and environmental awareness, identifying elements that will be useful when developing technological tools such as initiatives and innovations in environmental education is presented.

Idioma originalInglés
Título de la publicación alojadaTelematics and Computing - 7th International Congress, WITCOM 2018, Proceedings
EditoresMiguel Felix Mata-Rivera, Roberto Zagal-Flores
EditorialSpringer Verlag
Páginas223-233
Número de páginas11
ISBN (versión impresa)9783030037628
DOI
EstadoPublicada - 1 ene 2018
Evento7th International Congress of Telematics and Computing, WITCOM 2018 - Mazatlán, México
Duración: 5 nov 20189 nov 2018

Serie de la publicación

NombreCommunications in Computer and Information Science
Volumen944
ISSN (versión impresa)1865-0929

Conferencia

Conferencia7th International Congress of Telematics and Computing, WITCOM 2018
PaísMéxico
CiudadMazatlán
Período5/11/189/11/18

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    Sanchez Burbano, J. A., Flor Mera, J. M., Vidal Caicedo, M. I., Camacho Ojeda, M. C., & Gómez Alvarez, M. C. (2018). Exploration of serious games on environmental issues. En M. F. Mata-Rivera, & R. Zagal-Flores (Eds.), Telematics and Computing - 7th International Congress, WITCOM 2018, Proceedings (pp. 223-233). (Communications in Computer and Information Science; Vol. 944). Springer Verlag. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-03763-5_19