Within

VR Application Profile
Name of VR Application Within
Category Platform – Various content
Date of processing:                                                                  23/10/19
Technical Framework & Key Data Software-Provider:    Within Unlimited, Inc

Software-Developer: Within Unlimited, Inc.

Version of app :5.6.824

 

Compatible VR hardware systems:

☒  Google Cardboard          ☒  Oculus Rift

☒  Google Daydream View   ☐  Oculus Quest

☐  Lenovo Mirage Solo         ☒  Samsung Gear VR

☐  Lenovo Explorer             ☐  Samsung Odyssey

☒  HTC Vive Pro                  ☒  PlayStation VR

☒  HTC Vive                        ☐  Dell Visor

☐  Acer AH 101                   ☒  Other: Gear VR

☐  Oculus Go                                      Valve Index

Windows Mixed R

 

Compatible operating systems

☒  iOS            Version: 9.0 and later

☒  Android    Version:  4.4 and later

☒  Other: Windows 7 and later

 

Languages available

☒  English                      ☐  Italian

☐  Spanish                     ☒  Other: Some content in     ☐  German                                    Russian and Spanish.

 

Learning Content Award-winning VR documentaries, animation, music videos, horror, etc. Photo-real people & places: everything is captured with cameras or rendered CGI (=Computer Generated Imagery).
Learning Outcomes As indicated above, you can choose from over a hundred high quality film experiences through which you can achieve various learning outcomes. One of them is the CNN documentary "Toro Bravo".

 

Knowledge
The adult learners will be able to:

·       Explain what the running of the bulls is

·       Explain what the fiestas of Pamplona are, with Toros Bravos (bulls) etc.

·       Describe what happens in Pamplona

 

Skills
The adult learners will be able to:

·       Identify the different participants or characters of the running of the bulls: lads, bulls, bullocks, the keepers…

·       Identify a bullring, the bullfighters, the public, the horses,

 

Competences
The adult learners will be able to:

·       To locate, identify and differentiate the different participants of Pamplona's fiesta and their relationship with the bull and the ceremony.

 

Activities provided Users can choose from the various contents of the VR application at the moment, divided into New Releases, Horror, Documentaries, Animation, Experimental, Music, Archives…
Added value
for low-skilled/-qualified adults
The VR application "Within" is beneficial when working with low-skilled adult learners as it provides VR displays of high-quality content that facilitate their understanding and learning by educating and informing them about current issues, as well as other historical, visual and artistic facts etc.
SWOT analysis  

·       User-friendliness                  1 ☐    2 ☐   3 ☐    4■
·       Pedagogic orientation
and standards                      1 ☐    2 ☐   3 ■     4☐
·       Applicability level                1 ☐    2 ☐   3 ■     4☐
·       Gamification level               1 ■     2 ☐   3 ☐    4☐

 

*1…very poor/low; 2…poor/low; 3…OK/medium; 4…good/high; 5…very good/high

 

 

STRENGTHS WEAKNESSES
·       The contents are varied.

·       They are relatively short in viewing time and well-focused on the information.

·       Very good quality of all contents overall

·       Can't interact too much with the application

·       Some of the contents are very short in duration

·       The quality of some content is lower than others

OPPORTUNITIES THREATS
·       It allows a quick understanding of some of the topics covered

·       It is very easy to use

·       Many of the contents serve to generate opinion and debate

·       You may have just seen the content of some topics that are not very broad and have to resort to another VR to expand.

·       It has virtually no playful activity or game.

·       Some topics must be prepared in advance because of their difficulty in summarizing in so few minutes.

Ideal application/utilization  

Context of ideal application

It is interesting to apply it to generate broad or specific knowledge of various current topics

 

Instructions for preparation

 -          You have to choose a topic or content which you want to display.

-          Specific instructions and didactic materials shall be given on the content in advance.

-          Provide and use ergonomic and suitable chairs if possible

 

Instructions for mentoring

 You must work on the contents beforehand to be able to deepen, guide and advise the learners.

Many of the contents could generate later a work or debate or sharing after the VR application.

  

Do’s and don’ts

 -        The application can be an ideal complement to work on a specific topic.

-        Learners can be given the opportunity to propose a topic to be debated or discussed in greater depth after using the application.

-        Take into account learners with certain sensitivities.