EDUCATION + REDEFINED   in a MUVE: Using Second Life for Multidisciplinary Higher Education   Sarah Robbins PhD Candidate ...
M ulti U ser V irtual E nvironment
Chat Instant  Messaging Inventory Friends List MiniMap Motion  Controls Camera  Controls Building Tools Chat Window Media ...
The World
The Economy <ul><li>L$ = Real Money </li></ul>
Business
Avatars Rhetorical choices in action
Infinitely Adjustable Avatars
Higher Ed in SL Harvard Ohio University Stanford Arizona State
BSU ’s Presence in SL
History of ENG104 in SL <ul><li>Funded by The Center for  </li></ul><ul><li>Media Design at Ball State </li></ul><ul><li>1...
Art
Biology <ul><li>UK National Physics Lab – Color Blindness </li></ul>
Business
Architecture
Chemistry
Communication <ul><li>CMC </li></ul><ul><li>Verbal and NonVerbal </li></ul><ul><li>Small Group </li></ul><ul><li>Interpers...
Education <ul><li>GlobalKids.org </li></ul>
English
Apparel Design
Geography: Climatology, Tourism
History <ul><li>Roma </li></ul>
Journalism
Modern Languages
Music <ul><li>Streaming live music </li></ul>
Physics
Political Science
Psychology <ul><li>UC Davis Schizophrenia Simulator </li></ul>
Sociology
Telecommunications Streaming Radio, Podcasts
Theatre <ul><li>New Globe Theatre </li></ul>
COLLABORATE + INNOVATE <ul><li>BSU is well positioned to be a leader in virtual learning… </li></ul><ul><li>Let me show yo...
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Education Redefined in a MUVE: Education in Second Life

  1. 1. EDUCATION + REDEFINED in a MUVE: Using Second Life for Multidisciplinary Higher Education Sarah Robbins PhD Candidate Rhetoric and Writing Ball State University, Muncie IN November 30, 2006
  2. 2. M ulti U ser V irtual E nvironment
  3. 3. Chat Instant Messaging Inventory Friends List MiniMap Motion Controls Camera Controls Building Tools Chat Window Media Controls
  4. 4. The World
  5. 5. The Economy <ul><li>L$ = Real Money </li></ul>
  6. 6. Business
  7. 7. Avatars Rhetorical choices in action
  8. 8. Infinitely Adjustable Avatars
  9. 9. Higher Ed in SL Harvard Ohio University Stanford Arizona State
  10. 10. BSU ’s Presence in SL
  11. 11. History of ENG104 in SL <ul><li>Funded by The Center for </li></ul><ul><li>Media Design at Ball State </li></ul><ul><li>18 Students (300 applied) </li></ul>
  12. 12. Art
  13. 13. Biology <ul><li>UK National Physics Lab – Color Blindness </li></ul>
  14. 14. Business
  15. 15. Architecture
  16. 16. Chemistry
  17. 17. Communication <ul><li>CMC </li></ul><ul><li>Verbal and NonVerbal </li></ul><ul><li>Small Group </li></ul><ul><li>Interpersonal </li></ul>
  18. 18. Education <ul><li>GlobalKids.org </li></ul>
  19. 19. English
  20. 20. Apparel Design
  21. 21. Geography: Climatology, Tourism
  22. 22. History <ul><li>Roma </li></ul>
  23. 23. Journalism
  24. 24. Modern Languages
  25. 25. Music <ul><li>Streaming live music </li></ul>
  26. 26. Physics
  27. 27. Political Science
  28. 28. Psychology <ul><li>UC Davis Schizophrenia Simulator </li></ul>
  29. 29. Sociology
  30. 30. Telecommunications Streaming Radio, Podcasts
  31. 31. Theatre <ul><li>New Globe Theatre </li></ul>
  32. 32. COLLABORATE + INNOVATE <ul><li>BSU is well positioned to be a leader in virtual learning… </li></ul><ul><li>Let me show you what’s possible. </li></ul>

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