Technology and applications for collaborative learning in virtual reality

Greenwald, S., Kulik, A., Kunert, A., Beck, S., Frohlich, B., Cobb, S., Parsons, S., Newbutt, N., Gouveia, C., Cook, C., Snyder, A., Payne, S., Holland, J., Buessing, S., Fields, G., Corning, W., Lee, V., Xia, L. and Maes, P. (2017) Technology and applications for collaborative learning in virtual reality. In: Smith, B., Borge, M., Mercier, E. and Lim, K., eds. Making a Difference: Prioritizing Equity and Access in CSCL, 12th International Conference on Computer Supported Collaborative Learning (CSCL), Pennsylvania, USA, 18 - 22 June 2017. Philadelphia, PA, USA: International Society of the Learning Sciences, pp. 719-726 Available from:

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In this symposium we explore the immense potential for virtual reality to be applied in educational settings. We discuss recent technological developments against a backdrop of several decades of research. Six presentations, including four from academic authors and two from the commercial sector, will explore user requirements, new technologies, and practical issues in collaborative VR applications for learning

Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords:Autism, Virtual Reality, Collaborative Learning, User-centred Design
Faculty/Department:Faculty of Arts, Creative Industries and Education > School of Art and Design
ID Code:32215
Deposited By: Dr N. Newbutt
Deposited On:26 Jun 2017 13:19
Last Modified:27 Jun 2017 13:12

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