Place of event: University of Naples Parthenope (virtual event)
Date: 26th May 2021
The 4th Multiplier Event of the Framework for Gamified Programming Education (FGPE) Erasmus+ project was held in Naples (due to the COVID-19 pandemic as an online event) on May, 26, 2021.
The event has been opened by the Dean of the School of Science, Engineering, and Wellness of University of Naples Parthenope, Prof. Giulio Giunta. The keynote on Gamification in Programming Education has then been presented by Jakub Swacha from University of Szczecin.
Next, the intellectual outputs developed in the FGPE project were demonstrated. First, José Carlos Paiva from INESC TEC Porto presented the gamification framework (explaining its design and briefly describing all IOs). Subsequently, Sokol Kosta and Davor Ljubenkov from Aalborg University Copenhagen presented how programming exercises can be developed in practice with FGPE AuthorKit. Then, Ciro Giuseppe De Vita and Gennaro Mellone from University of Naples Parthenope demonstrated how teachers can create gamified learning scenarios with FGPE tools. Eventually, Alicja Haraszczuk from Aalborg University Copenhagen presented how actual learning using FGPE PLE platform looks like.
In the next part of the event, five teams of students presented their competing projects. The jury awards were then announced.
The event has then been officially closed by Raffaele Montella.