Kineo thoughts on Thinking Worlds
Caspian Thinking Worlds- review of authoring tool by Rapid eLearning specialist Kineo
Immersive 3D learning environments and game-based learning (AKA ‘serious games’) have been appearing in the e-learning, educational and training press for a few years now. The premise is to combine the immersive experiences provided by video games with a specific learning purpose.
Some have taken this field very seriously, for instance the defence sector have heavily invested in the development of realistic training and combat scenarios, most notably America’s Army in the US. Others have found the development budgets for bespoke solutions beyond their reach. Freely available environments like Second Life offer an alternative but may feel too open or unstructured for some.
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