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About the Maker Space

The Digital Makerspace

The Digital Makerspace is an innovative area in the Writing Center Attic where DSC students have access to digital communication tools and creative technology in a supportive environment. Students will be able to create digital communication projects, such as podcasts, vlogs, and blogs. Additionally, the Digital Makerspace will invite immersive virtual reality learning through Oculus Quest VR headsets, paired with creative and educational apps.

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Our Makerspace includes tools such as:

  • Oculus Quest VR headsets 
  • An Ultimaker+ 3D printer
  • A podcast-quality microphone 
  • High-quality webcams
  • And more! 

You can schedule an appointment to use an Oculus Quest headset by contact the Writing Center at CWC@daytonastate.edu, chatting with us, or calling 386.506.3297.

Digital Makerspace Tools

Virtual Reality Icon by AB DesignVirtual Reality (VR) provides immersive learning opportunities for a variety of educational purposes across different disciplines.

Here at Daytona State, we seek to employ VR to be able to help supplement the learning experience, providing a unique, engaging medium for students to be able to expand on the skills they are leaning in the classroom. 

Here in the Digital Makerspace, we utilize the Oculus Quest VR Headset.

 

What Can Virtual Reality Help With?

The Oculus Quest provides numerous apps tailored towards helping individuals across a variety of subject. Here is just a few:

 

SPEECH & PRESENTATIONS APPS

  • Virtual Speech - VR Courses
  • Virtual Orator
  • Beyond - Public Speaking


HEALTH, NURSING & SCIENCE

  • Human Anatomy VR Complete Edition
  • The Body VR
  • First Aid Training
  • MEL Chemistry VR Lessons
  • RCSI Medical Training Sim

WRITING & LANGUAGE 

  • StoryUP
  • Mondly: Learn Languages in VR
  • Gala360 - Travel & Relax
  • House of Languages VR

HUMANITIES CREATIVITY & DESIGN

  • Städel Time Machine
  • Anne Frank House VR
  • The People's House
  • National Park Experience

HUMANITIES CREATIVITY & DESIGN

  • Tilt Brush by Google
  • Jam Studio VR
  • Magic DESIGN vol...1

What Can Virtual Reality Help With?

The Oculus Quest provides numerous apps tailored towards helping individuals across a variety of subject. Here is just a few:

 

SPEECH & PRESENTATIONS APPS

  • Virtual Speech - VR Courses
  • Virtual Orator
  • Beyond - Public Speaking

HUMANITIES CREATIVITY & DESIGN

  • Tilt Brush by Google
  • Jam Studio VR
  • Magic DESIGN vol...1

HUMANITIES CREATIVITY & DESIGN

  • Städel Time Machine
  • Anne Frank House VR
  • The People's House
  • National Park Experience

     

WRITING & LANGUAGE 

  • StoryUP
  • Mondly: Learn Languages in VR
  • Gala360 - Travel & Relax
  • House of Languages VR
HEALTH, NURSING & SCIENCE
  • Human Anatomy VR Complete Edition
  • The Body VR
  • First Aid Training
  • MEL Chemistry VR Lessons
  • RCSI Medical Training Sim

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