Essays about: "cultural heritage"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 345 essays containing the words cultural heritage.

  1. 1. DEVELOPMENT OF IMMERSIVE EXPERIENCE FOR THE RECONSTRUCTION OF A VINTAGE CINEMA THEATRE - Explore techniques of game design and immersive technology to recreate the experience of exploring the Flamman cinema building

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för data- och informationsteknik

    Author : PETRA BÉCZI; [2021-11-03]
    Keywords : virtual reality; Oculus Quest 2; preserving cultural heritage; Blender; Unity game engine; game design and development; haptics; immersive simulation; motion sickness; technological affordances; computer graphics; performance optimization; play testing and observation; interview; thematic analysis;

    Abstract : Virtual reality (VR) made cinema applications today can be considered as simple mediaplayers that are often set in a fictions environment without the privilege of explorabilitygiven to the user - who from the start remains seated in the virtual world. That is due tothe definition of user control which is restrained to the extent that the controllers aremoderated to the definition of interaction with graphical user interfaces such as mediaplayer buttons. READ MORE

  2. 2. Cultural Heritage Reconstruction of the Cinema Flamman Using VR

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för data- och informationsteknik

    Author : Joakim Burman; Jonathan Eksberg; Mirai Ibrahim; Tommi-Roy Karlsson; Johan Pettersson; Adam Rohdell; [2021-09-14]
    Keywords : Virtual Reality; User Experience; Cultural Heritage Preservation; Software Development; Game Design;

    Abstract : Virtual reality is adopted in many areas such as the military, education, health care,and preservation of cultural heritage. This thesis will further explore the possibilityof cultural heritage preservation in virtual reality by reconstructing the environmentof the old and defunct cinema in Gothenburg named Flamman. READ MORE

  3. 3. EDUCATION FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT IN SÁPMI An interview study with Sámi education professionals addressing the challenges and opportunities for respecting cultural diversity in education

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    Author : Sara Österlund Picó; [2021-06-28]
    Keywords : Education for Sustainable Development ESD ; Indigenous education; Indigenous knowledge systems IKS ; Sámi people; Sápmi;

    Abstract : In connection to global ESD discourse concerning the need for education to respect cultural diversity, the aim of this study is to investigate challenges and opportunities encountered by Sámi education professionals regarding the implementation of Sámi education in Sápmi. To meet this purpose, the study addresses the following research questions:How do Sámi education professionals describe:i) culturally appropriate and locally relevant education in Sápmi?ii) challenges and opportunities for implementing culturally appropriate and locally relevant education in Sápmi? To analyze the empirical material obtained through semi-structured interviews, a theoretical framework grounded in decolonial theory, using the concept of epistemic justice and critical place-based pedagogy, is applied. READ MORE

  4. 4. "PINKWASH THIS: Resisting the mainstreaming management of queer cultural heritage"

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Hanna Malmsten; [2021-02-03]
    Keywords : Queer Culture; Cultural Heritage; Pinkwashing; LGBTQIA ; Space; Resistance;

    Abstract : As Pride festivals around the world in 2019 celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall riots, the word pinkwashing is on the tip of many tongues. The question of whether or not political parties, business enterprises and authoritative institutions should have an obvious place in the celebrations is frequently discussed, considering Pride, at the start, was a demonstration for the rights of lgbtqia+ people. READ MORE

  5. 5. MATERIAL DESIRES Mapping professional awareness and understanding of LGBT heritage in Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för kulturvård

    Author : Frejdel Haar Bidstrup; [2021-01-19]
    Keywords : heritage management; heritage professionals; LGBT heritage; inclusion;

    Abstract : Degree project for Master of Science with a major in Conservation 2020, 60 HECSecond Cycle2020:36.... READ MORE