The Metaverse: Higher Education

This post by The Conversation provides an insight into the potential future of education and immersive learning in the virtual reality world. An interesting aspect of this approach is how monitisation of education may also change in the future.

Article: Preston, J. (2021). Facebook, the Metaverse and the Monetisation of Higher Education. The Conversation.

 By donning glasses or a headset, students could virtually “teleport” to any place or time. They could bring any object – a planet, a human organ, a car engine – to them to learn about it.

The metaverse will allow students to have an increasingly “cyber-physical” university experience