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How Podcasting Can Enrich Your Teaching
Do you see everyone wearing headphones in the train nowadays? Do you wonder what they’re listening to? Besides the greatest hits of the 80’s, more and more people are rediscovering the radio format through podcasts. The popularity of podcasts has risen in the last few years: 40% of young people in the US between 12 and 24 listened to a podcast last month(1). With this in mind, could podcasts also be of value for learning? And how can you, as a teacher, start profiting from the use of this medium?
AugMedicine: AR for medical diagnosis, Lung Cases
A collaboration between the Centre for Innovation and the Leiden University Medical Centre resulted in a HoloLens application called ‘Augmedicine: Lung cases’. This application integrates sound, visualizations, 3D projection and touch to create a learning environment that realistically simulates the process of listening to the lungs. This application allows medical students and doctors to train themselves on a wide range of scenarios in diagnosing patients that present with shortness of breath.