Virtual reality environments are designed to immerse the user; however, our senses can react negatively if the environment is not handled carefully. In this course, you will learn how to handle and prevent VR sickness and motion issues.
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describe the symptoms of virtual reality sickness and the contributing factors
specify how virtual reality environments can cause nausea and other discomforts for users
prevent nausea and give the user a comfortable virtual environment experience
interact with a user's sense of motion and recognize how it affects virtual reality experiences
Manipulating the Environment
describe how gaze is used and how it affects a VR environment
define what a reticle is and how it can be used to help a user within a virtual reality environment
work with the render scale to find a balance between sharpness and performance
use head rotation and position tracking in a virtual reality environment
use a touchpad, keyboard, control stick, or headgear buttons to allow users to manipulate a virtual reality environment
Practice: Environment Manipulation in VR
describe how manipulating a virtual reality environment can affect a user
The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.