On the other hand…

…despite not being sure of Second Life as a learning tool, I found this e-learning company up in Sunderland that specialises in games based simulations using an interactive 3D environment similar to SL and other first-person games. Here, training and learning is provided for sectors such as Pharmaceuticals and Health and Safety. There’s a nice little video that gives a demo of what they do.

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One Response to On the other hand…

  1. martinking says:

    The video suggests some ideas

    We ought to use SL for things that can’t be done with normal methods – I’m just wondering if teh Healt & safety topic couldn;t be covered more effectively by a physical simulation and watching a video and with a teaher.

    I fear SL material would discrimenate against those not proficient with the medium

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