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Mixed Reality Technologies & Applications (E)

level of course unit

second cycle, Master

Learning outcomes of course unit

Students acquire basic knowledge of the conception and development of applications in the field of Mixed Reality (Augemented Reality, Virtual Reality).

The students:
- know the basic fields of mixed reality applications.
- know the conception and development process of mixed reality applications.

prerequisites and co-requisites

not applicable

course contents

In this course, students will get to know the concept of Mixed Reality and will be able to clas-sify the different forms of Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality. The respective available technologies in terms of hardware and software systems (e.g. development environments) are introduced and the basic implementation techniques are described using specific examples.

The course deals with the conceptual level of mixed reality applications (e.g. story develop-ment and interaction options) as well as the implementation of the applications (e.g. 3D mod-elling and programming).

recommended or required reading

- Glover, J.; Linowes, J. (2019): Complete Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality Development with Unity: Leverage the power of Unity and become a pro at creating mixed reality applications. Pakt Publishing, 1. Auflage, ISBN: 978-1838648183

- Schart, D.; Tschanz, N. (2017): Augmented und Mixed Reality: für Marketing, Medien und Public Relations. UVK Verlag, 2. Auflage, ISBN: 978-3867648226

assessment methods and criteria

English version available soon

language of instruction


number of ECTS credits allocated


eLearning quota in percent


course-hours-per-week (chw)


planned learning activities and teaching methods

Lecture, group work, presentation and discussion of tasks

semester/trimester when the course unit is delivered


name of lecturer(s)

Anne Marleen Olthof, MSc

course unit code


type of course unit

integrated lecture

mode of delivery