Murdoch University is a leader and early adopter of virtual reality and simulation technology both in the classroom and as the classroom. This spans a range of disciplines including nursing, engineering, IT, gaming, education, business and forensics.
The Murdoch Virtual Centre for Simulation, coordinated by Dr Susan Ledger, helps to link our innovative and creative colleagues together to leverage opportunities for greater research and development as well as enhanced teaching and learning experiences within the higher education space.
Meet our innovators
The Virtual Centre for Simulation helps develop and promote Murdoch's expertise in virtual reality and simulation within higher education, as well as to drive collaborations with external partners across the globe.
Some of our collaborations include:
IVES have completed a range of research projects including computer-based rehabilitation systems for stroke survivors, a radiology assistance training simulator and emotional recognition using electroencephalography.
SCRIPT focuses on helping industry and government increase productivity through technological advances. Learn more about SCRIPT.
CREST completes research and development on various forms of simulation in the field of education.
Developing research and innovative learning experiences for emerging practitioners within forensic sciences.