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The following completed projects undertaken by the GLAM Lab demonstrate our strong collaboration with faculties and other interested units. From projects developed in and showcased by the GLAM Lab, teachers will get inspirations and practical experience of employing new technologies in course design and pedagogical innovations.

Immersive Theatre

  • Theme: A story about pandemic for health education – “A minute something else enters”
  • Collaborators: Common Core, Faculty of Medicine, Felixism Creation & Reframe Theatre and 13 HKU students recruited by the production team as performers and co-producers of the theatre
  • Date: 6 Jan 2022
  • Activities supported by GLAM Lab team: Outdoor 360 video taking and Augmented Reality (AR) application using historical photos from the University Libraries' Digital Repository
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Artificial Intelligence Support in Teaching

  • Collaborator: Faculty of Science
  • Course: CCST9069 'Artificial Intelligence: Utopia or Dystopia?' with 150 students
  • Date: 17 and 21 Feb 2022
  • Activities supported by GLAM Lab team: 10 tutorials delivered via Zoom using AI facilities (AIY Vision & Voice kits, YOLO models, Pose Estimation and OrCam Eye)
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Virtual Reality Support in Teaching

  • Collaborator: Faculty of Arts
  • Course: ARTH 2108 ‘Emerging societies: An introduction to Mesopotamian archaeology’
  • Date: 2021-22 Semester 2
  • Activities supported by GLAM Lab team: VR contents integration and loaning of Oculus Quest 2 headsets for course delivery on Metaverse
     
  • Collaborator: Faculty of Arts
  • Course: AMER2070 ‘Connecting East Asia and the Americas: A Multimedia Odyssey’
  • Date: Jan 2022
  • Activities supported by GLAM Lab team: Integration of VR film 100 cut journey to provide students with immersive learning experience
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