This is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.
|Session Name:||Educators Summit: Teaching Escape Room Design|
|Speaker(s):||Ira Fay, Emilie Butt|
|Company Name(s):||MIT, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign|
|Track / Format:||Educators Summit|
Did you know free users get access to 30% of content from the last 2 years?
|Overview:||Despite the global pandemic, escape room games are here to stay, and many academic programs would like to provide (or already provide) their students with an opportunity to make such experiences. Each panelist presents a case study of their co-taught Designing Escape Rooms course. We also discuss infrastructure necessary for escape room design at each institution, such as tools and space constraints. Furthermore, we highlight applications to other genres, such as VR and hybrid experiences. Panelists conclude by identifying pitfalls and best practices, specific to teaching escape room design.|