Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality, and 360-degree Video in the Classroom: Augmented Reality Apps

A guide to the use of VR and AR in learning and teaching

Books on Augmented Reality

Augmented Reality Apps

Discipline Examples

The listed disciplines are just a few examples of the areas in which Augmented Reality Apps are available. It is not an exhaustive list. Evaluate any material to ensure it suits your purpose.

Medical and Health Science

Using Augmented Reality (AR) to Learn Anatomy


VU Library has a subscription to Anatomy.TV database which is a Primal Pictures product. This database is a comprehensive, interactive multimedia database, which includes enhanced online anatomy and physiology educational resources. In particular, accurate 3D models of human anatomy.

An innovative Augmented Reality (AR) add-on functionality for the Real-time product is now available. To access the AR functionality, you are required to install the appropriate Primal Pictures Real-time application (app). Follow the instructions in the attached handout to install the apps on your smartphone or tablet.


Watch this video to learn how to use 3D Real-time's new augmented reality mode.

Sport & Exercise Science

Augmented Reality in the News

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AR Related Projects

Using The Brain App to inspire students about AR And VR

This particular tool in the video is an iPhone/Android app called The Brain AR App which the learning designers used to inspire High school students when they come on a tour of the Hive -  VU's innovation /Collaborate space. Inspiring students to think about AR/VR technologies and their educational value to enhance learning.

Access the video here - AR/VR technologies used to inspire students about AR/VR