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Applications of virtual reality technology in education: Focusing on teaching and learning


Yaakub, Abd Razak and Abu Bakar, Juliana Aida (2006) Applications of virtual reality technology in education: Focusing on teaching and learning. In: 6th Annual SEAAIR Conference, 05-07 September 2006, Awana Porto Malai Resort, Langkawi Malaysia.

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Abstract

Virtual reality (VR) which in its infancy was applied in the military domain has now emerged its applications to other domain such as manufacturing,construction,medicine, business, tourism, filming, architectural design, and education.In education especially related to teaching and learning process, a difficult concept in any subject can be described to students in detail with aid from VR technology.In this paper, the definition and history of VR, some applications of VR technology, hardware and software related to education especially teaching and learning applications in subjects of history, chemistry, physics, mathematics and others are thoroughly discussed.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Additional Information: Organized by: SEAAIR (Southeast Asian Association for Institutional Research)
Subjects: L Education > LB Theory and practice of education > LB2300 Higher Education
T Technology > T Technology (General)
Divisions: College of Arts and Sciences
Depositing User: Prof. Dr. Abd Razak Yaakub
Date Deposited: 03 Aug 2014 07:36
Last Modified: 03 Aug 2014 07:36
URI: http://repo.uum.edu.my/id/eprint/11605

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