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How and Why Faculty at CSU Chico are using Second Life


How and Why Faculty at CSU Chico are using Second Life

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Second Life (SL), a virtual world developed by Linden Lab, and accessible via the Internet, has become one of the newest platforms for delivering course content. Learn how two CSU Chico faculty are exploring the possibilities afforded by immersive education and the direction it is taking them. Be advised, this is NOT an in-world presentation, however it is possible to join these faculty and other CSU Chico faculty and staff in Second Life by joining the Linked Campuses International Group... More
Material Type: Presentation
Technical Format: Java Applet
Date Added to MERLOT: June 05, 2009
Date Modified in MERLOT: October 28, 2010
Submitter: Ann Steckel
Keywords: CSU Chico, Ann Steckel, Second Life, online education, avatar, Virtual Worlds, simulation


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Primary Audience: College General Ed
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Technical Requirements: Run the Wimba Set Up wizard before viewing the presentation.
Language: English
Material Version: Wimba Classroom
Cost Involved: no
Source Code Available: no
Accessiblity Information Available: unsure
Creative Commons: Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 United States


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