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Game-based learning – playing games in work hours

IMC is expanding its expertise even further in the field of game-based knowledge transfer“Game-based learning” is the topic on everyone’s lips in 2015. The Game Boy generation who grew up with video games is becoming ever more present in the workplace and these “digital natives” expect more from current media than standard lengthy and unvaried learning sequences with multiple choice tests. Companies need to respond to this challenge - Christian Wachter, member of the IMC Management Board highlights “Companies who are thinking about how to shape their education and training, can’t afford to ignore the topic of ‘digital game-based learning”.


Since 1996, full-service e-learning provider, IMC, has been conducting research on how learning is changing and how it is likely to look in the future. The creative ideas resulting from this research are often incorporated into IMC’s wide-ranging product portfolio.


To make these innovative options and ideas more easily communicable and appealing to those interested, IMC has recently refreshed its e-learning content website. The new design puts the idea of fun at the forefront and interested parties can find out more information about the creative and innovative approaches IMC have to offer, such as their Web-Based Comic Training or the IMC Knowledge Challenge.


IMC is also currently offering those interested in game-based learning an opportunity to join a free webinar to learn how they can increase learning motivation and participation through the use of gaming elements. In the online session, IMC games specialist Frederic Macchi, a trained graphic designer and animation and game design expert, will answer questions about “Game-based learning – playing games in work hours”. The webinar will take place on 4 March 2015 at 11.00 am (CET) in English.
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About IMC:


IMC is an international leading full-service provider for digital learning. The product and service portfolio ranges from bespoke e-learning content, authoring and publishing solutions to learning and talent management suites. Multimedia and video productions as well as business process guidance and compliance solutions are also an integral part of IMC´s offering. Worldwide, IMC´s all-embracing technologies and services support more than 1,000 companies, public institutions and educational establishments of all sizes and in all secto rs in the planning, developing and implementing of mature HR development strategies. On the MOOC (Massive Open Online Courses) platform www.opencourseworld.com, interested parties from students to managers benefit from free publically available academic teaching.
The company has its headquarters in Saarbruecken, branches in Munich and Freiburg and subsidiaries in Australia (Melbourne), Great Britain (London), Austria (Graz), Romania (Sibiu), Switzerland (Zurich) and in the USA (Phoenix). IMC is also represented with partner offices in numerous other countries.

IMC Learning Suite offers truly tailored and comprehensive end-to-end training management and delivery on enterprise level. Enriched with gamification, compliance functionality and a bevy of other innovative features, IMCs LMS is both high functional and extremely easy to use. Tried and tested worldwide, the multi-award-winning solution offers custom-made e-learning that is easy to set up and manage. IMC Learning Suite helps you create efficient, customised training and development programmes for your staff, partners, suppliers and customers.

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