Virtual Umbrella’s founders regularly guest lecture at a variety of universities across the UK. Just before Christmas, Solent University invited the VU team to facilitate and run a VR workshop for their students.
We were asked to give a day-long guest workshop on ‘An Introduction to VR’. It was a great opportunity for the team to help educate, share knowledge, and see the students become open to all the possibilities that VR can provide.
The focus of the workshop was for students to:
This meant splitting the day between some more formal ‘lectures’ and a series of kick-ass practical tasks and challenges. In particular, we knew it was important that we backed up any theory or abstract concept we taught with some good old fashioned demos to make sure everything we said could translate into real, practical insights.
May 11, 2018