San Pedro Sula. immersive technology focused on education promises to completely change the way we learn and interact with content, a condition that will reach the nation, thank you Technical University of Honduras (UTH).
This higher education institution announced an investment of L36 million for technical projects focused primarily on promoting immersive learning, within the framework of the 36th anniversary of the university’s founding.
, Immersive teaching is teaching through techniques that allow creating an environment of total concentration and making contact with the subject.
, The metaverse is a virtual world, which we will connect to using a series of devices that will make us think that we are really inside it.
Roger E. Valladaresexecutive vice president of UTHHe said that they will build immersive classrooms in 11 campuses across the country, which will be equipped with computers and state-of-the-art technical equipment.
They announced that they would also equip a metaverse classA completely virtual space in which students and teachers will interact as if they were in the real world.
“We’ll have a 100% Apple-branded lab to reinforce our students’ learning” graphic design, We are investing in high-end 3D printer systems so that students can create prototypes of products that make it to market,” explained Valladares.
Javier Mejiaacademic director of UTHhighlighted that the most innovative part of the new proposals will be the projection of teachers via real-scale holograms, which can be shown at any of their centers, thanks to the use of virtual and augmented reality.
Mejia stressed that with the new educational projects, UTH This will be the first university in the country to have such an institution. technology.
“We always try to be first in every field of study that we teach,” Mejia said.