Augmented@ARU

Monthly Archives: November 2014


Technology ‘Teachmeet’

On November 20th the Augmented team provided a short workshop session to new staff from a variety of different departments and faculties on the PGCert as part of a ‘technology teachmeet’. The three hour session showcased different technologies that can…

Read More

Example of the Heart Cam AR app

The Heart Cam App, available on iTunes (HeartCam)  by Mechanism digital uses a dedicated app that is free to download, to super impose the beating heart on a printed (or screen) target of a heart. Here is a link to a…

Read More

The Augmented Poster

One of the targets for using Augmented reality is to ‘bring to life’ research and other posters by using the images and text on the poster as a trigger for AR. In this case we have used Aurasma to create…

Read More

About our AR Project

Our Project Aim: To develop a framework and resources to support the development of Augmented Reality in the classroom and other learning contexts Augmented Reality (AR) is identified as a key emergent technology in the NMC Horizon Higher Education Preview (2014)…

Read More

Augmented Reality at ALT-C – links

Thanks to Judy Bloxham @gingerblox and Allen Crawford Thomas (@allenrscwm) for leading a great session – we all got testing out resources in the session…https://altc.alt.ac.uk/conference/2014/sessions/augmented-reality-a-way-to-engage-and-empower-learners-571/ all their resources here:  https://sites.google.com/a/jiscadvance.ac.uk/augmented-reality/ Tools to download before starting: Zappar, Blippar, Layar To create…

Read More

The ‘Italian job’

Dr Mike Hobbs (FST) and Dr Debbie Holley (FHSCE) recently visited the University of Salento, Lecce, Italy, as part of the ERASMUS staff exchange program.  Mike and Debbie share research interests in the ‘digital classroom’ and data analysis. Their hosts,…

Read More

Augmented Reality a Development Framework

This site will provide information, resources and progress reports for the Anglia Ruskin University Funded Learning and Teaching 2014 project that seeks to explore the use of Augmented Reality in Higher Education and to develop a generic framework for its…

Read More