Examples of Uses

Uses in Courses

Wikipedia is only ONE way to use a Wiki:
  • Reflection journals
  • Research project and proposals
  • Research and Presentation of special topics
    • Theatre History Topic
    • Script Analysis
    • Never-Events
  • Peer Review
  • Summary of readings, article summaries
  • Knowledge Base (wikipedias for specific courses)
  • Study Guides
  • Glossaries
  • Project Tracking
  • Course Project/paper
  • Choosing Topics and/or Assignments
  • Presentation Tool
  • e-Portfolios
  • To select topics
  • Bring in content not covered in class (French Culture)

Uses in Collaborations

  • Committee meeting minutes
  • Knowledge Base or Help Pages
  • Multiple contributors to a research project or article
  • Collaboration on a project
  • 8 TAs for an Ed Psych course collaborated on effective/successful learning activities
  • Scheduling meetings or conferences

Example Sites

Eckerd College Faculty Wiki - http://academics.eckerd.edu/facultywiki/index.php/Main_Page

Cindy Russell's Wikis in Class -

Nursing Wiki - http://en.nursingwiki.org/wiki/Main_Page