Upper level intensive undergraduate course taking students through ideation, prototyping and development of a meaningful immersive realities project with the use of Unity for VR development. Projects are done in teams of 4 students, who would follow an agile development process to rapidly iterate through their ideas. The focus is placed on designing meaningful experiences that could elicit positive change in immersants, not in the technological implementation. Its an intensive full time course with full week of classroom time that uses various unconventional and innovative techniques to engage, inspire, challenge, and connect students fostering their growth mindset, self-efficacy, reflection, and collaborative learning practices.
Taught in collaboration with Prof. Bernhard Riecke
Semesters: Summer 2023 Intersession
Institution: Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, Canada