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How Virtual Reality could transform Higher Education

Article By: Red Brick

"The next big transformative tech surge may well come in the form of virtual reality. But what exactly is virtual reality? Simply put, it’s immersive first person software that transports the user to a whole other space. They can operate within that space as if in reality, but the difference is that space is actually digital."

"One of the most obvious benefits of VR is transforming lectures into immersive learning experiences, enabling lecturers to truly bring their subject to life."

"Virtual tours open this access to far more prospective students. The best will allow each individual student to control the experience, rather than being told a stock standard story. So for example, the student could visit accommodation they are interested in and try out a sample lecture in their chosen course."