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Using Augmented Reality and QR Codes in DECCA Exhibition

What is Augmented Reality?

Augmented reality is the integration of digital information with the user’s environment in real time. Unlike virtual reality, which creates a totally artificial environment, augmented reality uses the existing environment and overlays new information on top of it.

This activity carried out by some students who attended the Blended Activity in Bielefeld were asked, on the last day of the meeting, to  show their meeting experience through painting. This is the magical result. If you follow the instructions while your device scan the pictures a video or audio will be instantly downloaded and you will see or hear the student talking  about his/her piece and explaining what that picture means for them. On the other side, if you scan the QR CODE you will get more information about the student: who he/she is, what he/she does, …

To get the most of this post, please make sure you follow the instructions below and have downloaded AURASMA APP and QR CODE READER Apps on your devices.

 

This is a picture of how the paintings were exhibited at EOI Las Palmas de Gran Canaria and EOI Telde. The paintings have been also echibited at Escuela de Arte y Diseño de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria in a dissemination activity.

Teachers’ Training Event at Bielefeld, Germany

The teachers involved in DECCA project met at Bielefeld, Germany to evaluate their proficiency in teaching  through VTS (Visual Thinking Strategies) and explore other methodologies to be used in the project: Gallery Walk and Freeze


The VTS activities were carried out in two different museums: Marta Herford and Kunsthalle Bielefeld Museum.  Apart from this, participants shared the intellectal product work and carried out other creative activities to implement later in class.

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