Educational game development: ‘Duty calls’

By Peter Phillips

CEL Innovation Awards, Project Update

We were awarded money through the CEL innovation award to develop a prototype board game for student paramedics called Duty Calls. This game is a fun way for student paramedics to learn about the issues of professionalism and their responsibilities as aspiring healthcare professionals. Duty Calls has already been tested on a level 4 cohort of paramedic students which received positive feedback.

Since being awarded the money we have contacted a designer and supplier of healthcare related board games. We are obtaining a quote for helping in the design and production of Duty Calls, with a view to using the game in all undergraduate levels in Paramedic Science. The initial version of the Duty Calls board can be seen below.

 

Duty calls

One Response to “Educational game development: ‘Duty calls’”

  1. Carol

    Hi Pete and the team, well done – this looks like a great innovation. Keep up the good work.

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