do students use Serf?
In one word: easily. From the first day Serf went online, students
have taken to it naturally. That's because Serf was designed to be
intuitive and self-helping. For example, if the student logs on before
the course begins, Serf displays the course preamble. Notice the
communication options at the top of the screen:
At the bottom of every student screen, the following control panel appears,
providing a broad array of additional options. These include a personal
calendar, on which the student can set alarms to provide advanced notice
of upcoming events.
At any time, the student can ask to see a detailed index of the course.
Here's an excerpt from the Internet Literacy syllabus; the camera icons
indicate movies that are linked to the syllabus as multimedia learning
You may now find
out how Serf got started, or return
to the Serf home page for other options.
Serf® is a registered trademark of the University of Delaware