In today's rapidly evolving educational landscape, Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR) technologies offer exciting opportunities to captivate students, enhance comprehension, and ignite creativity. This course will empower you to harness the full potential of AR and VR in your teaching practice.
In this immersive course, you'll gain a solid understanding of Augmented (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR) technologies and explore practical strategies for seamlessly integrating them into your teaching methods, regardless of your educational level. You will learn how to create personalized AR and VR content tailored to your curriculum, while discovering effective pedagogical techniques to enhance student engagement, comprehension, and critical thinking. Real-world case studies will illustrate successful implementations, and collaborative projects with fellow educators will foster a supportive community of innovative teaching. Access a wealth of resources and ongoing support to empower you to bring the exciting world of AR and VR into your classroom, revolutionizing the learning experience for your students.
By the end of the course, participants will be able to:
Understand AR and VR Technologies: Describe the fundamental principles and components of Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR) technologies and their applications in education.
Integrate AR and VR into Lessons: Develop strategies to effectively integrate AR and VR elements into lesson plans and curriculum, tailored to the specific needs and age groups of their students.
Create AR and VR Content: Design and produce educational AR and VR content, leveraging available tools and software, to enhance classroom experiences and align with learning objectives.
Enhance Student Engagement: Apply best practices to captivate students through immersive experiences, promoting higher levels of engagement and motivation.
Improve Comprehension and Critical Thinking: Implement AR and VR to improve student comprehension of complex concepts and encourage critical thinking and problem-solving skills.
Analyze Real-world Case Studies: Analyze real-world case studies and examples of successful AR and VR implementations in educational settings to learn from practical experiences.
Collaborate with Peers: Participate in collaborative projects with fellow educators, fostering a supportive community to exchange ideas and innovative teaching methods.
Evaluate Educational Resources: Access, evaluate, and select appropriate AR and VR resources and applications for various subject areas and educational levels.
Lessons will take place from Monday to Friday in the morning hours.
DAY 1 - MONDAY: Introduction to AR and VR in Education
Welcome and School Presentations
Course Overview and Objectives
Understanding Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR)
Benefits of AR and VR in the Classroom
Real-world Examples of AR and VR in Education
DAY 2 - TUESDAY: Integrating AR and VR into Lessons
Strategies for integrating AR and VR in teaching
Adapting AR and VR to various educational levels
Practical examples and case studies
Creating a lesson plan with AR and VR elements
Group activities and brainstorming
DAY 3 - WEDNESDAY: Creating AR and VR Content
Tools and software for creating AR and VR content
Hands-on content creation exercises
Practical tips for using AR and VR in the classroom
Sharing and peer review of content
Collaborative projects and teamwork
DAY 4 - THURSDAY: Enhancing Student Engagement and Learning
Best Practices for Engaging Students with AR and VR
Increasing Comprehension and Critical Thinking
Analyzing Real-world Case Studies in Education
Group activities and interactive demonstrations
DAY 5 - FRIDAY: Wrapping Up and Certificate of Attendance
Reviewing key takeaways and practical insights
Reflection on course content
Q&A session and open discussion
Certificate of Attendance
Erasmus+ Mobility documents
The 5-day course fee per participant is set at 400€, which provides comprehensive coverage for all aspects of the program. This fee includes the following:
Course Materials: Participants will receive all necessary course materials, including handouts, guides, and resources, to support their learning throughout the program.
Administrative Support: Participants will benefit from administrative assistance before, during, and after the course, ensuring a smooth registration process, timely communication, and any necessary follow-up support.
Monitoring and Mentoring: The course fee covers monitoring and mentoring services provided by experienced professionals who will guide participants throughout the program, offering personalized support, feedback, and guidance.
Coffee Breaks: Participants will enjoy refreshments during coffee breaks, fostering networking opportunities and providing a relaxed environment for informal discussions and interactions.
Other Inclusions: The fee also covers any additional services or resources required for the successful implementation of the course, ensuring a comprehensive and fulfilling learning experience.
We strive to ensure that participants receive exceptional value for their investment in the course, with the fee covering a wide range of services and resources that contribute to their professional development and overall satisfaction.