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Embedding context of use in CVE design.

Turner, Susan and Turner, Phil (2002) Embedding context of use in CVE design. Presence: Teleoperators and Virtual Environments, 11 (6). pp. 665-676. ISSN 1054-7460

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A consideration of eventual context of use is crucially important for the success of virtual environments destined for real-world organizations, yet it is frequently absent from accounts of the design of such applications. We describe how contextual requirements have influenced the design of a collaborative virtual environment (CVE) to support the delivery of safety-critical training, and suggest how context and purpose of use may be a signtficant factor in the sense of presence and engagement in both virtual and physical simulated environments.

Item Type: Article
Print ISSN: 1054-7460
Electronic ISSN: 1531-3263
Uncontrolled Keywords: Virtual environment; Visual stimulation; Image processing; Context; Design; Performance; Computer assisted instruction;
University Divisions/Research Centres: Faculty of Engineering, Computing and Creative Industries > School of Computing
Dewey Decimal Subjects: 000 Computer science, information & general works > 000 Computer science, knowledge & systems > 006 Special Computer Methods
300 Social sciences > 370 Education
Library of Congress Subjects: L Education > LB Theory and practice of education > LB2300 Higher Education
Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA76 Computer software
Item ID: 1789
Depositing User: RAE Import
Date Deposited: 23 May 2008 10:25
Last Modified: 17 Jun 2013 10:16
URI: http://researchrepository.napier.ac.uk/id/eprint/1789

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