AFC19: 206: Virtual & Augmented Reality (VR/AR) in Teaching & Scholarship

The new medium of virtual and augmented reality (VR/AR) finds applications in education, healthcare, entertainment, news, engineering, and countless other domains. The goal of this panel is to increase awareness of the AU community regarding past, ongoing, and future VR/AR projects, opportunities for external funding of research, and the VR facilities available to faculty,...

The power of Virtual Reality in Education

Awarded University of the Year for Teaching Quality (Good University Guide, The Times & Sunday Times 2019), Aberystwyth is rated Gold in the Teaching Excellence and Student Outcomes Framework (TEF 2018) and is one of the best Universities in the UK for student satisfaction with a score of 90% in the UK (NSS 2018). For...

VR4HE – Virtual Reality for Learning Social Skills – Dr Marco Gillies

Dr Marco Gillies Academic Director: Online Learning, Goldsmiths, University of London Biography: Marco Gillies has over 20 years’ experience of research in Virtual Reality and Virtual Humans. His particular focus is on social interaction. He is also Academic Director: Online Learning in the Teaching and Learning Innovation Centre. As part of that role he is responsible...

6. Virtual and Mixed Reality for Medical Education

Virtual and mixed reality involve the use of computer technology to create simulated and hybrid environments. Popular for their gaming applications, virtual and mixed reality, with their futuristic affect, never fail to dazzle audiences. But VR/MR technology is much more than a game. Virtual and mixed reality systems have recently caught the eye of...

Incorporating virtual reality in the classroom | Mfon Akpan | TEDxTrestleViewPark

Why should we care about virtual reality in the educational environment? Mfon Akpan is passionate about the opportunities virtual reality can give our students today. In his energizing talk, he answers why we should care about virtual reality in the classroom. Mfon Akpan is an accounting professor and enthusiast for virtual reality in education. Mfon...

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