Immersive Learning in Real VR

  • Johanna PirkerEmail author
  • Isabel Lesjak
  • Johannes Kopf
  • Alexander Kainz
  • Amir Dini
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 11900)


Immersion is an essential factor for successful learning. Immersive learning environments put learners directly into experiences and events related to the learning content. Virtual reality (VR) experiences give us new opportunities and ways for enabling immersive learning processes. In this chapter, we review different learning environments that use (real) VR as a tool to teach in different learning settings and discuss the state-of-the-art design and evaluation techniques and analyze the benefits and limitations of the different methods.


Immersive learning Virtual reality 360\(^\circ \)VR 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Graz University of TechnologyGrazAustria

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