"Legends of Alkhimia" cited in New Media Consortium's Horizon Report 2012

"Legends of Alkhimia" cited in New Media Consortium's Horizon Report 2012

Date
Monday, 04 February 2013

"Legends of Alkhimia" has been cited in the New Media Consortium's Horizon Report 2012 under Gamification in Practice:

"- Developed by the National Institute of Education in Singapore, the “Legends of Alkhimia” video game supports middle and high school chemistry curriculum: go.nmc.org/legen."

"Legends of Alkhimia" is a multi-player computer game designed to foster authentic learning of chemistry in fictionalized game environments. It is part of a broader learning program for lower secondary school chemistry designed to help students understand chemistry through situated practice. Student learning involves extended problem solving in the context of performing scientific inquiry.