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    Wake Forest Summer Immersion: Virtual Reality Institute


    • Listing Type: Summer Programs
    • Program Delivery: Residential
    • Provided By: College
    • Session Start: July
    • Session Length: One Week
    • Entering Grade: 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
    • Category: STEM
    • Sub-Categories: STEM
    • Selective: No
    • Ages: 15, 16, 17, 18, 19
    • Minimum Cost: > $3,000
    • Career Clusters: Arts, Audio/Video Technology, and Communications
    • Credit Awarded: No
    • Call: 980-224-9298
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    Explore the digital divide through virtual reality.

    Technologies like virtual reality, augmented reality, game engines, and motion capture are changing the way we create and enjoy films and gaming. Students will have an introduction to each of these technologies and get hands-on with the Oculus Quest 2.

    Topics Covered: 

    • Virtual Reality
    • Augmented Reality
    • Gaming
    • Motion Capture 
    • Career Pathways in VR

    Hands-On Experiences: 

    • Use advanced industry-grade hardware and software
    • Explore how VR is being used to innovate various industries and improve operations
    • Learn how VR is disrupting the industry and changing the world
    • Use and experiment with several types of VR content
    • Hear from guest speakers who are leaders in the VR industry

    Hands-on experiences are subject to change.