These SeGaBu courses are not open for studying at the moment.

Content: The course introduces what is service design systematic with gamification approach and how it can be used as way to design engaging experiences (exer 1). Different service design tools are tested in service co-design manner (exer 2,3). Then service design experienced are discussed, and practiced (ex 4). Further service design prototype are carried out (ex 5), and systemic service design understanding is practiced (ex 6).

Learning outcomes: Participants will learn what is service design with gamification approach. Learn how  gamification can used in services and applications to bring engagement and motivation?adopt the most common service design tools, understand different service design components, and experience co-design and prototyping.

Course material: Designing Services with Innovative Methods. Author: Satu Miettinen and Mikko Koivisto Publisher: Otava book, Keuruu. Year published: 2009.

This is service design thinking. Basics-Tools-Cases. Author: Stickdorn, Schneider, Publisher: BIC Publishers, Amsterdam, 2011

Grading scale: 0-5

Language of instruction: English (Finnish)

Provider: University of Oulu

Instructor: Eeva Leinonen,

Provider: Kajaani UAS,

Instructors: Kyösti Koskela,
Tanja Korhonen,

Provider: University of Oulu

Instructor: Eeva Leinonen,

This course was going on in the summer 2017. The course is closed now.

Description: Get familiar with different aspects of serious games business. Learn different kind of monetization and funding possibilities for serious games. Find out the distribution channels for serious games. Understand the process to design and implement a serious game.

Provider: Oulu University of Applied Sciences, 

Contact:  Liisa Auer, or Pekka Ojala, or Tuula Ijäs, 

Enrollment: The course was going on in the summer 2017. The course is closed now.