February Update

We now have a copy of the scenarios and are in the process of making an appointment with IT services to set this up. Once we do this we can finalise our ethics application because we can complete the questions that we will ask participants. We are still waiting, after numerous communications, for support from…

January Update

We signed a contract of service with the provider of the virtual reality scenarios. Currently organising to get copies of the scenarios so we can go to our IT services to set it up on campus. We are still waiting for support from our faculty for teaching buy out to give us time to work…

December Update

In December we wrote the ethics application but could not submit as we were waiting to hear back from the provider of the virtual reality scenarios. We had a number of communications with the provider to start setting up a contract of service. As part of our grant we were provided time out from teaching…

Project Beginnings

We have obtained Learning Enhancement and Innovation funding through the University of Northampton for our project: ‘Virtually Ready: The Impact of Virtual Reality (VR) on Student Knowledge Acquisition, Application, and Retention in Policing Scenarios.’ The purpose of the funding is to enable projects in the field of pedagogic development, research, and innovation. The priorities for…