Using Wikis in Language, Literature, and Culture Courses

Tech Time in the LRC

November 7, 2008

At this workshop, faculty from the language departments gathered to discuss how wikis can be used in teaching languages, literature and cultures:

  • What is a wiki and how does it work?
  • Wiki options available to us
  • Why use a wiki?
  • Examples of wikis for teaching/learning and other uses of wikis in academia
  • Considerations for designing wiki activities

Click on the image below to see the full-sized concept map organizing these ideas, including clickable links to relevant online resources. (Concept map created using CMapTools, a free software available in the LRC.)

 

Image of concept map about "Wikis for Language and Culture." Click to open full-size concept map with active links.

Workshop Handout