Innovations in Teaching Game related topics and using Gamification


Game design elements intrinsic in gamification are also key elements that are taught in game design and development courses. In this work these gamification principles are used in two roles; to encourage active participation in the learning process and to provide a simulated environment in which the application of these techniques can be studied.


Journal Articles

[1] Sophie McKenzie, Rachael Hains-Wesson, Shaun Bangay, and Greg Bowtell. A team-teaching approach for blended learning: an experiment. Studies in Higher Education, 0(0):1–15, 2020. [PDF] [BibTeX]

[2] Rachael Hains-Wesson, Sophie McKenzie, and Shaun Bangay. Anytime and anywhere: A case study for blended learning. EDUCAUSE Review Online, (Monday, July 20), 2015. [PDF] [BibTeX]


[1] Shaun Bangay. The Monster Fun Book of Patterns for Developing Virtual Reality Applications: With examples using Unity software. Kindle Direct Publishing, Geelong, Australia, January 2019. [PDF] [BibTeX]

[2] Shaun Bangay. Fantastic Tales of Bold Creative Technologies. Kindle Direct Publishing, Geelong, Australia, November 2019. [PDF] [BibTeX]