Virtual Reality

Course MD100X | Bernd Dudzik

"A technology is interactive to the degree that it reflects the consequences of our actions or decisions back to us." David Rokeby

This course will give an introduction into the field of Virtual Reality - both from a designer and a user point of view.

It's first part focuses on technical aspects of the creation of Virtual Environments. The students will conduct analyses and reports about various existing examples aswell as learn the basics of designing a simple VE themselves.


Information and ressources regarding the final project can be found here.

Date Topic Assignments Info
17.10. Virtual Reality - Introduction
24.10. Virtual Environment - Feedback and Behaviour Analyzis of an VE
21.11. Introduction to Max5 Joint with Max Turorial
05.12 Building a Virtual Environent Introduction into project system architecture
22.12. Building a Virtual Environent II Introduction into Max5-based VR framework and IR-tracking Compensated on 05.12
24.01 & 25.01. Implementation Workshop Final Project Description

References and Textbooks

Example Projects

Movies dealing with VR


Course Material