Workshop: Second Life: Teaching Tools and Field Trips

Course ID - CTD0260b                

Short Title: Second Life: Tools 

 Audience    Faculty
Length of Workshop:       6  hours 
Prerequisite   Pre-requisite CTD0260a or experience using Second

Participants will explore the new Miami Dade Second Life Island and learn how to use the classrooms and instructional tools.  Participants will also have the opportunity to take virtual field trips to other educational sites that could be used in several disciplines. 



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

  •  Describe how to use Classroom tools on MDC Second Life Island
  •  Navigate around the Island
  •  Participate in Second Life field trips
  •  Describe and discuss educational uses of field trips sites

  Delivery formats:
- Face-to-Face - All sessions meet in a lab or classroom
Blended -  At least 50 percent of the workshop time will be spent online
Online - No class meetings; all work is done online.

Dates of Workshop

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Registration information
Course ID: CTD0260b
Course Title: Second Life-Tools 
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.