Virtual Technology & Design
The distinctive Bachelor of Science in Virtual Technology and Design is an industry-driven degree program that merges technology with the science of art and design emphasizing Gaming/Entertainment Design and Simulation/Visualization.
Students become designers, storytellers, and researchers who create virtual experiences to transform the way people across the globe work and play using technology-enabled design skills to innovate and think critically about complex problems in business, entertainment, education, and health care.
Mining Their Craft
Students design Minecraft video game mod to protect kids from lead contamination
Stepping Into Success
U of I instructor develops software for online physical therapy training
Virtual Technology and Design Lab
The Virtual Technology Laboratory of the University of Idaho specializes in innovative interdisciplinary research in simulation, virtualization, and social-ecological systems.