This webinar is hosted in English
How to Create an International Graduate Level Course Using Moodle with Tom Worthington
Acceptance of fully online courses by traditional educational institutions has been slow. This presentation describes how a postgraduate course in sustainable ICT was commissioned as part of an initiative to set professional standards for the IT industry globally. How the course was adapted for delivery by Australia's leading university is discussed. Tips on making Moodle courses acceptable to professional accreditation authorities and education standards bodies are presented.
Doctor of Education
Matthew Poole aka Cyrus Hush
Matthew Poole is the Director of Online Academics at American National University in Roanoke, Virginia. He is working on a PhD in Education with a concentration in web-based learning, and regularly leads tours in Second Life of interesting new ideas and builds that might be of scientific, cultural, historic or artistic interest to educators.
WOW or SL: Things to Think about When Choosing a Virtual World for Teaching
My presentation will be a tour of Expedition Central and a discussion of possible applications of Second Life and/or Open Sim environments in education with either a YouTube video or slide show comparing the educational values of Second Life and World of Warcraft (which is almost done). SLURL to come.