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Doctor of Education

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SLMOOC14: Language Practice on Second Life

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This webinar is hosted in English

Language Practice on Second Life: the next thing to being there?

This presentation will report on activities performed and, observations and student feedback collated during a two year project run at Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand. The pilot project phase consisted in taking students of French, Italian and Spanish (A1-B1) on Second Life to simulate linguistic immersion and provide authentic opportunities to practise their respective target language. This presentation will conclude with preliminary observations on the design of Second Life sessions as part of the the syllabus for the second year Italian course (A2).

Venue SLURL Victoria University of Wellington Language Learning Centre ( Click here to teleport to Edunation)

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Integrating Technology

Integrating Technology

Doctor of Education
TORONTO, Canada

Language Practice on Second Life: the next thing to being there?
Venue SLURL Victoria University of Wellington Language Learning Centre <a href="http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/EduNation/71/159/23" > Click here to get to Edunation Slurl. </a>

This presentation will report on activities performed and, observations and student feedback collated during a two year project run at Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand. The pilot project phase consisted in taking students of French, Italian and Spanish (A1-B1) on Second Life to simulate linguistic immersion and provide authentic opportunities to practise their respective target language. This presentation will conclude with preliminary observations on the design of Second Life sessions as part of the the syllabus for the second year Italian course (A2).

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