Workshop: Second Life Basics-Walking, Talking and Beyond

Course ID - CTD0260a                

Short Title: Second Life: Basics

 Audience    Faculty
Length of Workshop:      3 hours face to face plus 1 hour online follow-up

What is Second Life and how to do you get one?  In this hands-on introductory workshop, you will learn how to sign up, walk, talk and even fly through this virtual 3-D world.      Learn how educators are using Second Life for interactive learning, virtual field trips and more.



As a result of successful completion of the workshop, participants will be able to:

  • List ideas for using Second Life in education 
  • Create a Second Life Avatar
  • Use Second Life Tools for navigation, managing inventory, and communicating
  • Explore MDC Second Life Island


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Registration information
Course ID: CTD0260a
Course Title: Second Life: Basics 
Reference # - see table 

How to Register

Registration for CT&D workshops are through the Student Information and Registration system.  The process for registering for a CTD workshop will be the same as registering for a regular class at MDC.  

New - Easier registration for workshops

You can access the Registration System and register for a CTD workshop using the same user name and password that use to login to your computer.    Example:   Richard Johnson  would be rjohnson     (You will NOT need to create a separate student myMDC account to register for a CTD workshop

Make a note of the Reference Number for the workshop then go to Registration Instructions

Once you have registered for a class, you can print your schedule.    Please make every effort to attend once you've registered as seats are limited.     However, If you need to drop, you can also do this through the Web Registration screen.     CTD classes will appear on your transcript as non-credit classes.

If you need special assistance to participate in this workshop due to a disability, please call CT&D at 7-2366 so that appropriate arrangements can be made.  College Training and Development complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act.