Simulations: a Handbook for Teachers and Trainers

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This text provides practical advice and guidance on all aspects of choosing, using, designing, running and assessing simulations. This edition has been updated to include new simulations, references and practical examples.

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Overview

This text provides practical advice and guidance on all aspects of choosing, using, designing, running and assessing simulations. This edition has been updated to include new simulations, references and practical examples.

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A book for every adult educator.
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Provides practical advice for teachers and trainers on choosing, designing, and assessing simulations, group activities that encourage learning from experience and develop oral and behavioral skills in classroom situations. The appendix outlines rules for a simulation called Detective Story, in which participants play the role of ideas in the mind of a writer. The third edition examines criticism of simulations. No index. Distributed by Taylor & Francis. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780749416669
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 6/1/1995
  • Edition number: 3
  • Pages: 145
  • Product dimensions: 5.50 (w) x 8.50 (h) x 0.31 (d)

Table of Contents

Preface 7
Ch. 1 What's a simulation? 9
Ch. 2 Simulations for teaching and training 41
Ch. 3 Design 59
Ch. 4 Choosing simulations 79
Ch. 5 Using simulations 95
Ch. 6 Assessment 125
Summary 134
Appendix: Detective story 137
References 143
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