G.I.G.A. - Games for Innovation, Games for All

An Erasmus+ KA-220 VET Project which connects Game Designers & Developers to Educators in the classroom

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Project Objectives

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Online Platform

Connect educators with game design students

Online Platform

a) Empower target groups such as primary schools to submit game requests through platform
b) Vocational schools receive requests, students create games as a part of their practical Vocational Qualification studies

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Mini Games

3 Educational Mini Games

Educational Mini Games

a) Create at least three highly personalized mini-games
b) Focus on Mathematics and Science
c) Highlight social and learning inclusivity

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Boost Employability

Allow VET Students to showcase skills

Boost Employability

a) Link VET students to an authentic customer
b) Authentic work-life scenarios and challenges
c) Real-life work for career portfolio

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Support Individualized Learning


Support pupils with individual special needs through appropriate pedagogy

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Dec 2021

Project Start

GIGA Games approved by national authorities in Finland and first meeting held

Jan 2022

First Transnational Meetup

Place: Finland
Result: Planning of follow up events and project structure

Feb 2022

Second Transnational Meetup

Place: Austria
Result: Planning of processes for mini-game design and content of student visit to Malta

May 2022

Third Transational Meetup

Place: Malta
Result: a) Visit of game design students to primary school. Workshops with educators and students.
b) Game workshops as part of hackathon event
c) Game design workshops with students and planning of project platform


Launch of first games

Game Dev students converted the first game ideas into several development projects for testing with students


Dissemination event in Malta

GIGAGAMES was presented at the Transform-ED symposium in Malta


Virtual event in Finland

Dissemination event held at Taitotalo with virtual participation of other partners


Final Transational Meeting - Finland

Inperson project meeting hosted by Taitotalo, with focus on discussing project results and long term sustainability of the project.