Tuesday, 17 September 2019, 6:10 AM
Site: TILA project
Course: General info (General info)
Glossary: Overview of telecollaboration tools and affordances
3

3D Virtual Worlds

Tools

Affordances

  • Interactive simulated 3D environment
  • Accessed by multiple users through online interface
  • Users, represented by avatars, can interact and communicate (audio and written chat), they can move
  • Ideal for experiential and action learning
  • They offer varied scenario's: shops, restaurants, parks, musea, cinema, railway station...

Usefull for

  • Communication between two or more people
  • Role play in different dedicated scenarios