Immersive Virtual Reality

large tv screens stacked to show immersive reality


 Create and build virtual reality environments.

Experience Gained

This course teaches students how to capture, create, edit and build virtual reality environments in a variety of head mounted displays such as GearVR, Occulus Rift, and Google Cardboard. Students gain practical experience and training in developing virtual reality software, applications and digital environments. Short field trips to interesting locales are included to capture real world 3D visuals.

Majors or Interests Needed

We’re looking for students with the one or more of the following majors or interests:

  • Art
  • GIMM
  • Computer Science

VIP Coach Information

Dr. Steve Cutchin joined the faculty at Boise State University in August 2013 From 2008 to 2013 he was manager of the KAUST Visualization Laboratory Core Facility and the Supercomputer Facility at King Abdullah’s University of Science and Technology (KAUST) in Thuwal, Saudi Arabia. Full bio at

Course Information

    • Full semester course. 1-2 credits for VIP  200, VIP 400, or VIP 500 level.
      Team meetings TBD by participants.

Here is how to join the team

For more information and to request a permission number to register contact Dr. Cutchin: To register: search by Subject: Vertically Integrated Proj