Augmented RealityCOMPILED AND PRESENTED BY SHALINI NAIR
Content Outline Objectives What is Augmented Reality Examples of Augmented Reality Augmented Reality in Education Examples of Augmented Reality in Education Significance of Augmented Reality in Education Advantages of Augmented Reality Disadvantages of Augmented Reality
ObjectivesAt the end of this session, you will be able to: Explain Augmented Reality in your own words. Give examples of Augmented Reality Explain the significance of Augmented Reality in Education Describe the advantages and disadvantages of Augmented Reality
What is Augmented Reality Embeds digital information into real-world contexts Closer to the real world Adds information and meaning to a real object or place Real world is enhanced by computer-generated content Blended experience.
Examples of Augmented RealitySixth Sense: Wearable gestural interface device by Pranav Mistry New interactions between the real world and the world of dataVideo link:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fQEHtvNsfKE
Examples of Augmented RealityLayar: Android application Uses the phones camera and GPS capabilitiesVideo link:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HW9gU_4AUCA
Examples of Augmented RealityPerson Recognition: New app called Recognizr Developed by a Swedish mobile software firm Lets you find out more about a person simply by pointing your camera-phone at them.Video link:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tb0pMeg1UN0
Augmented Reality in Education Visual and highly-interactive forms of learning Digital Media- superimposed into a student’s real time environment Interactive participation with computer generated simulations of historical events Learning via remote collaboration
Examples for Augmented Reality in EducationVideo links: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gk_njOc0xwE http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ukrDPyPPYnE
Significance in Education Provides rich contextual learning for individuals learning a skill. Students take control of their own learning. Appeals to multiple learning styles. Engages learner in ways that have never been possible No real consequences if mistakes are made during skill training Shifts learners from passive to active learning modes.
Advantages of Augmented Reality Blurs the line between whats real and whats computer-generated Information about the surrounding real world becomes interactive and digitally manipulable Reality with more information added to it that is normally not available
Disadvantages of Augmented Reality People are missing out on whats right in front of them Lack of privacy Expensive to develop and maintain