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World University and School {in a virtual world}

Welcome to World University
which anyone can add to or edit.
The Global, Virtual/Digital, Open, Free, {potentially Degree- and Credit-Granting},
Multilingual University & School
where anyone can teach or take a class or course

  • Add or take a free, open Sinhala language course.

Select CoursesEdit

  • Add free, open Sinhala language courses below.

CoursesEdit

Add free, open Sinhala language courses Web Site Organization (if any) Degree / Non-degree Instructor's Name Location Other Info Language Tags
Sinhala basic course http://www.fsi-language-courses.org/Content.php?page=Sinhala USA Foreign Service Institute (FSI) non-degree Browser Start anytime English
Topics in South Asian Literature and Culture http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/foreign-languages-and-literatures/21f-041-topics-in-south-asian-literature-and-culture-fall-2004/ MIT non-degree Prof. Arundhati Banerjee Browser Start anytime English Undergraduate
Course's Name http:// non-degree Browser Start anytime English





WUaS Idea- and Academic ResourcesEdit

IdeasEdit

Publish my article in a WUaS academic journal in this subjectEdit

Open Journal Systems. 2012. Open Journal Systems. Public Knowledge Project.


Select BibliographiesEdit

Select BlogsEdit

Select Book Groups, Study Groups, Musical Groups, etc.Edit

Begin a Google + Hangout: https://plus.google.com/u/0/108179352492243955816/posts

Calendar: https://www.google.com/calendar/


Select Book ReviewsEdit

Select BooksEdit

Clough, B. 1997. Sinhala English Dictionary, 2nd new & enlarged edition. New Delhi, India: Asian Educational Services.

Gair, James. 1998. Sinhala and Other South Asian Languages. New York.

Gair, James. 1998. Studies in South Asian Linguistics. ISBN 0-19-509521-9. New York: Oxford University Press.

Gair, James and Paolillo, John C. 1997. Sinhala. München, Newcastle.

Geiger, Wilhelm. 1938. A Grammar of the Sinhalese Language. Colombo.

Indrapala, Karthigesu. 2007. The evolution of an ethnic identity: The Tamils in Sri Lanka C. 300 BCE to C. 1200 CE. ISBN 978-955-1266-72-1. Colombo: Vijitha Yapa.

Karunatillake, W.S. 1992. An Introduction to Spoken Sinhala. [several new editions]. Colombo.

Van Driem, George. 2002. Languages of the Himalayas: An Ethnolinguistic Handbook of the Greater Himalayan Region. ISBN 90-04-10390-2. Brill Academic Publishers.


Select Communities, Email lists, etc.Edit

(See also editable World University and School's 'You at World University' page: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/You_at_World_University).


Select Conferences OnlineEdit

Select DatabasesEdit

Select FilmsEdit

Select Forums, Spaces, etc.Edit

Select HumorEdit

Select Idea Competitions / Conversations / DialoguesEdit

Select Institutes, etc.Edit

Select InterviewsEdit

Select Journals, Serials, etc.Edit

Select LabsEdit

Select LecturesEdit

Select Libraries, Archives, Collections, etc.Edit

Sinhala books/novels. 2012. http://lankahands.com/


(See also editable World University and School's Library Resources' page: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Library_Resources).


Select MapsEdit

Select MuseumsEdit

(See also editable World University and School's Museums' page: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Museums).


Select Office HoursEdit

Select PhotosEdit

Select Programs, Applications, SoftwareEdit

Sinhala English Dictionary for Android. 2012. https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=sachith.com.projects.dictionary Mountain View, CA: Google Play Store.


Select Questions, Inquiries, ProblemsEdit

Select Quotes, Quotations, etc.Edit

Select RecordingsEdit

Select ReferencesEdit

Guide to Sinhala language & Culture. 2012. http://sinhalapage.com/

Sinhala. 2012. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sinhala Wikipedia.

Sinhala Input Method Editor. 2012. http://www.softdevex.com/products/EasyLangIME/SI/index.php

Sinhala language. 2012. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sinhala_language. Wikipedia.


Online Dictionaries

Kapruka Sinhala dictionary. 2012. http://www.lanka.info/dictionary/EnglishToSinhala.jsp

Madhura Sinhala English Dictionary. 2012.

Sinhala dictionary (Beta). 2012. http://sinhala-online.com/

Sinhala dictionary resources online. http://www.sinhaladictionary.org/


Select RSS FeedsEdit

Select Simulations, Applets and VisualizationsEdit

Select SlideshowsEdit

Select Societies, Associations, Groups, Networks, etc.Edit

Select Study GuidesEdit

Select SyllabiEdit

Select Teachers with Email Addresses/Contact InformationEdit

Select Tests, Exams, etc.Edit

Select TextbooksEdit

Select TimelinesEdit

Select Video and AudioEdit

Select WebsitesEdit

Select WikisEdit

Viki - The Sinhala Encyclopedia. 2012. http://viki.lk/


World University and School LinksEdit

India: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/India

Sinhala language: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Sinhala_language

South Asia: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/South_Asia

Sri Lanka: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Sri_Lanka

Tamil language: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Tamil_language






WUaS NavigationEdit

Academic Advising at WUaSEdit

Academic Press at World University and SchoolEdit

Academic Press at World University and School: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Academic_Press_at_World_University_and_School


Access to Live, or Email, University Technical ExpertiseEdit

Ask a question in a specific discipline, or find, for example, a Robotics' or Computer programmer, or Translator, easily and freely.


Additional CategoriesEdit

Admissions at World University and SchoolEdit

Admissions' Department: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Admissions_at_World_University_and_School


Blog at World University and SchoolEdit

http://worlduniversityandschool.blogspot.com/


Bookstore / Computer Store (New & Used) at World University and SchoolEdit

Bookstore / Computer Store (New & Used) at WUaS: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Bookstore_/_Computer_Store_%28New_%26_Used%29_at_WUaS

with educational electronics, as well; with musical instruments; value pricing ... 2% below market, consistently; available via mail and electronically;


Calendar (Schedule what you'd like to teach)Edit

Join the World University and School Google + Group to add to its wiki-like calendar to teach an open, free class or course, converse about ideas, and jam (e.g. musically or theater improvisation): https://plus.google.com/u/0/b/108179352492243955816/ .


CareersEdit

Career counseling: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Career_counseling

Finding / creating a job you really love: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Finding_/_creating_a_job_you_really_love

WUaS Job hunting: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/WUaS_Job_hunting


CounselingEdit

Counseling: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Counseling


CoordinatesEdit

... in a virtual world


CreditsEdit

Many thanks to each of you!

Please feel free to hyperlink your name to a location of your choice (or tell WUaS where to link to - worlduniversityandschool@gmail.com). Please do not hesitate to let WUaS know if you think that somebody (including yourself) has been forgotten, now or in the future; please include a URL, which is, of course, one main way identity created on the internet.


Digital To DoEdit

Android


Brainwave device / Headset


Broadcast to radio frequency


Broadcast to TV


Create EMail group for page


Digital Text to Audio file format (Browse Aloud / Read Aloud?)


MIT OCW Mirror Site Instructions: http://ocw.mit.edu/about/mirror-site-program/mirror-site-instructions/


Print


Publish to DVD


Recommend


Send to phone


Tablets


Translate


Videophone


Free Degrees / CreditEdit

Admissions at World University and School: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Admissions_at_World_University_and_School

Conference Method of Teaching and Learning: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Conference_Method_of_Teaching_and_Learning

The College at World University and School: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/The_College_at_World_University_and_School

Ph.D. Degrees at World University and School: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Ph.D._Degrees_at_World_University_and_School

World University Law School: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/World_University_Law_School

World University Medical School: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/World_University_Medical_School

World University Music School: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/World_University_Music_School

WUaS International Baccalaureate Diploma and Programme: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/WUaS_International_Baccalaureate_Diploma_and_Programme </br> (probably in United Nations' languages only - Arabic, Chinese (Mandarin), English, French, Russian, Spanish)


In Google EarthEdit

Google Earth.


In Virtual WorldEdit

Active Worlds Educational Universe (AWEDU). 2012. http://www.activeworlds.com/edu/

Alice. 2012. http://www.alice.org/index.php?page=what_is_alice/what_is_alice Minecraft. 2012. www.minecraft.net

OpenSim. 2012. http://opensimulator.org/wiki/Main_Page (http://www.scribd.com/doc/57959626/OpenSimulator-School-Quick-Start-Guide)

Open Croquet. 2012. http://c2.com/cgi/wiki?OpenCroquet

Open Wonderland. 2012. http://openwonderland.org/

Quest Atlantis. 2012. http://crlt.indiana.edu/research/qa.html (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SZoT3pilNPI).

ScienceSim. 2012. http://www.sciencesim.com/wiki/doku.php . Research, teach, learn and share ideas - in voice or in type chat.

Second Life - Harvard's virtual island. 2012. http://slurl.com/secondlife/Berkman/115/53/25 - and teach, learn and share ideas - in group voice chat, or in group type chat, and via building.

Unity3D. 2012. unity3d.com/


Add a learning-oriented virtual world here:

Travel to this virtual island to learn building:

Item NumberEdit

Global ID and Multiple IDs - see https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Requests_for_comment/New_sites_system


LabelsEdit

Learning NetworkingEdit

Teach and Learn using free Social Bookmarking software to identify what courses, etc. you find edifying.


Academia.edu's World University and School - http://worlduniversityandschool.academia.edu/


Delicious.com's World University and School - http://www.delicious.com/WorldUniversityandSchool


Digg.com's World University and School - http://digg.com/worlduniversityandschool


Facebook.com's World University and School - http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=48753608141 (This group may be archived).


Google + - worlduniversityandschool@gmail.com (Scott MacLeod) - https://plus.google.com/115890623333932577910/


Google Profiles World University and School - https://plus.google.com/u/0/b/108179352492243955816/108179352492243955816/posts


Google Groups' World University and School - http://groups.google.com/group/World-University-and-School


Like


LinkedIn's World University and School - http://www.linkedin.com/groups/World-University-School


Redditt.com's World University and School - http://www.reddit.com/user/WorldUnivandSch/


Tribe.net's World University and School - http://tribes.tribe.net/worlduniversityandschool


Twitter.com's World University and School - http://twitter.com/WorldUnivandSch


World University & School subject group


World University & School Share This


Yahoo Groups' World University and School: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/worlduniversityandschool/


RSS FeedEdit

TutoringEdit

TV-Live BroadcastingEdit

Broadcast to television


Teach and learn using free TV-Live Broadcasting software to the web:

Livestream TV - http://www.livestream.com


Justin TV - http://www.justin.tv


Ustream TV - http://ustream.tv


Video CommunicationEdit

Teach and learn using free TV-Live Broadcasting software


Free video conferencing

iChat - http://www.apple.com/macosx/what-is-macosx/ichat.html


Skype - http://www.skype.com/


Free, group video conferencing

AnyMeeting - http://l.anymeeting.com/homepage/


Google + Hangout - https://tools.google.com/dlpage/hangoutplugin


Zoom.us - Cloud HD Video Meetings - http://zoom.us/


Universal Translator at WUaS Edit

http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/WUaS_Universal_Translator


Wiki Software for Courses Edit

Media Wiki - http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/MediaWiki


PB Works - http://pbworks.com/


Wet Paint - http://wikisineducation.wetpaint.com/


Wikia - http://www.wikia.com/Wikia


Wikispaces - http://www.wikispaces.com/


Wikidata / Bots Edit

http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikidata/Bots


World University and School LicensingEdit

World University and School incorporated as a nonprofit in April 2010 and is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt charity, as of 2011.

World University & School is a community of learners and teachers who value — and are themselves strengthened by — the rich diversity of its participants. In order to cultivate a flourishing teaching, learning and creating conversation in a diverse and complex world, WUaS welcomes all languages, students, families, faculty, board members, and staff with differences based on (but not limited to) race, color, ethnicity, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, family structure, and economic background.

All content on this site is freely available under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 license - http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/us/ .






WUaS: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/World_University
Courses: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Courses
Subjects: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Subjects
Languages: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Languages
Library Resources: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Library_Resources
Nation States: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Nation_States
You at World University: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/You_at_World_University
Educational Software: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Educational_Software
Museums: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Museums
Research: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Research
Hardware Resource Possibilities: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Hardware_Resource_Possibilities
World University Foundation: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/World_University_Foundation


SUBJECT TEMPLATE: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/SUBJECT_TEMPLATE
Volunteers at World University and School: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/Volunteers


Home: http://worlduniversity.wikia.com/wiki/World_University
For questions, or help editing a page, email: worlduniversityandschool@gmail.com

Please donate through PayPal to tax-exempt - 501 (c) (3) - World University and School at
http://scottmacleod.com/worlduniversityandschool.htm
Thank you!

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