Cognitive Science Study on VR short film viewing experience(10 min)

What is it?

It’s a study to investigate viewing experience of a Virtual Reality short film for psychological research. It’s a short film with no horror or other uncomfortable content. The study is very easy to do and mostly automatic, you only need to click on some links and some check marks in addition to watching the movie.

How long does it take?

The experiment takes between 7-15 minutes.

What is involved?

  • You will first download a movie from Steam before starting the survey
  • After you have started you will be asked to watch the 5 minute movie.
  • You will answer a short questionnaire about your viewing experience for about 5 minutes.
  • You will enter some information like gender, age and what headset you used.

Are there any requirements?

We ask that you:

  • PC with Steam VR installed
  • You need to be 18+.(For consent)
  • You need to have good (or corrected) vision and hearing.
  • You need a pair of headphones, either separate or one that is built-in in with your headset.
  • Makes sure that your surroundings are quiet and calm so you won’t be disturbed.
  • Please close unrelated programs and tabs in your browser.
  • Please turn off sound and vibration on your mobile phone.

How do I get started?

Follow this link:

Also, if you have anyone else at home that wants to do the experiment, they are more than welcome to!


This project was listed and is maintained by researcher .