Vir­tual data and aug­mented re­al­ity

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Al­though en­vi­sioned pri­mar­ily for ad­vanced-level video games and sim­u­la­tions, vir­tual and aug­mented re­al­ity can sim­u­late highly ‘im­mer­sive learn­ing’ ex­pe­ri­ences. In cam­pus, with the help of aug­mented re­al­ity, stu­dents can gain a bet­ter un­der­stand­ing of con­cepts that they are study­ing. For ex­am­ple, in en­gi­neer­ing, a lec­turer can in­te­grate aug­mented re­al­ity into her lessons to ex­plain com­plex de­signs and pro­to­types of mod­els us­ing 3D tech­nol­ogy to the stu­dents.

Key ben­e­fit Aug­mented lessons and apps en­cour­age greater par­tic­i­pa­tion as they are more fun and en­gag­ing for stu­dents.

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