Category: Virtual Worlds

How can virtual worlds be used for workplace learning? A FREE 4-week introductory course for coaches and L&D professionals starting Monday 25th September 2017

Book your place now! Who is this for? Anyone working in the field of learning and development who is interested in exploring the benefits and opportunities for learning presented by virtual worlds.  It is suitable for learners with or without prior knowledge of virtual environments for learning.  You just need an open mind and willingness…



How to use virtual worlds in your L&D practice – a 4-week introductory online course

**New Group: START DATE: Monday 24th April 2017 Book your place now! Who is this for? Anyone working in the field of learning and development who is interested in exploring the benefits and opportunities for learning presented by virtual worlds.  It is suitable for learners with or without prior knowledge of virtual environments for learning. …



Virtual role-play

Earlier this year I spent time exploring Second Life (SL) and the potential for learning provided by virtual environments. I became fascinated by the developing relationship I had with my avatar. It seemed that in a very short time I had reached the “threshold of care” (Warburton 2008). I have been very interested to experience…



Designing a virtual world for learning

If you could choose an ideal space in which to have learning conversations, what would it look like? Would it look like a corporate training room, a conference centre in a city or perhaps a hotel in beautiful countryside?  Or would you allow yourself to be a little more creative, and a lot less expensive?…