Exploring the Impact of Augmented Reality on Student Engagement and Learning Outcomes in Science Education

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Tuajiumbuoa Booyoesen


This study explores the transformative possibilities of augmented reality (AR) in the field of scientific education, within the context of a technologically sophisticated society. In this research, we examine the impact of augmented reality (AR) on student engagement and learning outcomes via the implementation of a quasi-experimental design including both control and experimental groups. The examination of pre-test and post-test data reveals a statistically significant enhancement in learning outcomes among participants in the experimental group, hence indicating the efficacy of augmented reality (AR) in enhancing students' understanding of scientific concepts. The examination of engagement behaviors via observation demonstrates the role of augmented reality (AR) in facilitating collaborative learning experiences and maintaining attention, hence leading to enhanced student engagement. The results of this study align with other research that emphasizes the capacity of augmented reality (AR) to provide interactive and captivating educational experiences while enhancing comprehension. This research emphasizes the potential impact of augmented reality (AR) on scientific education, as it offers dynamic and immersive learning environments that effectively engage students and facilitate meaningful learning outcomes. While limitations necessitate additional investigation, the results of this study highlight AR's ability to transform the educational environment and improve the quality of science instruction.

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Booyoesen, T. (2023). Exploring the Impact of Augmented Reality on Student Engagement and Learning Outcomes in Science Education. Journal Educational Verkenning, 4(4), 25-32. https://doi.org/10.48173/jev.v4i4.183


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