Masterthesis on Games Atelier

Waag Society

This master thesis (written in 2008 by Kirsten Veelo at the Creative Learning Lab of Waag Society) describes the open source environment, Games Atelier, in which students of the secondary school learn, both by producing and playing educational location-based mobile games. The study investigates possible functionalities, a conceptual design and validated design principles for the Internet- based environment, based on the needs of the students and their teachers.