Philena Rush via Crowdrise
March 10, 2011
BENEFITING: BDPA Education and Technology Foundation
world with their own digital media content such as images, audio, videos, and
3D models and use the world for their own unique purposes.
Career Exploration exposes students to creative projects that relate why 3D
content is meaningful and how they might use it in the future.
Recommends having students to visit a variety of SIMS, some connected
directly with course materials, in order to accustom themselves to navigating
and interacting with other residents.
Promote distance education, allows simulation of scenarios, real time
interaction between students and mentors, and self-directed study.
Students studied virtual worlds as social phenomena and “texts” as
well as technical aspects like 3d modeling, scripting, and virtual space
Projects may included: construction of a Student Project Gallery,
research assignments in Digital Culture, developing virtual world content ,
computer programming, Virtual Business Plan Competitions, Interpersonal