Summer 2023 – June Schedule

Note: Our June 2023 in-person bootcamp was a 5-day event. Future in-person events will take place over 2-3 days.

Immersive Learning Bootcamp Schedule
Monday, June 12Introduction to Immersive Technologies  
10:00-1:00 – Registration
1:00-1:30 – Welcome & Introductions
1:30-2:30 – Keynote Speaker
2:30-2:45 – Break (snacks)
2:45-4:45 – Introduction to Immersive Technologies      Interactive session with equipment onsite for hands-on experiences          
Understanding definitions of and differences between 360°, AR, MR, VR          
Low-end vs. high-end equipment
4:45-5:15 – Break (light appetizers)
5:15-6:30 Introduction to Immersive Technologies (cont.)          
3-degrees of freedom vs 6-degrees of freedom           Haptics and interacting          
3D assets          
Social VR          
Exemplars

6:30-7:30 – Dinner
Tuesday, June 13Immersive Technology Andragogy  
7:30-8:30 – Breakfast
8:30-10:00 – Why OER?
10:00-10:30 – break 10:30-12:00 – Instructional Design in Content Creation
12:00-1:00 – lunch 1:00-2:30 – Digital Storytelling
2:30-3:00 – break
3:00-4:30 – Gamification, Game-based learning, Digital game-based learning
3:30-4:30 – Assessing campus technology needs and securing funding sources

Dinner on your own
Wednesday, June 14Creating Educational Immersive Content  
7:30-8:30 – Breakfast
8:30-9:30 – Exemplars & Interdisciplinary Brainstorming
9:30-9:45 – break
9:45-12:00 – Introduction to 360° Camera
12:00-1:00 – lunch 1
:00-2:30 – Introduction to 3D Assets & Blender (Alan/Josh)
2:30-3:00 – break
3:00-4:30 – Photogrammetry, LIDAR, Blender

Dinner on your own
Thursday, June 15Creating Educational Immersive Content  
7:30-8:30 – Breakfast
8:30-9:30 Exemplars & Interdisciplinary Brainstorming
9:30-9:45 – break
9:45-12:00 – AR creation tools
2:00-1:00 – lunch
1:00-2:30 – KonnectVR
2:30-3:00 – break
3:00-4:30 – Introduction to Unity

Dinner on your own
Friday, June 16Collaborative space to explore and develop projects  
7:30-8:30 – Breakfast
8:30-11:30 – Independent work time
11:30-12:00 – Closing remarks