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Bodyswaps: CBA 212 (Business Communication)

CBA 212: Business Communication

Bodyswaps: CBA 212- Business Communication

Through immersion, Bodyswaps coaches you through four key interconnecting components of public speaking: composure, performance, charisma and content.   

Bodyswaps Public Speaking Learning Objectives

  • Build confidence and manage anxiety

  • Become more aware of what your non-verbal signals are saying

  • Discover the non-verbal behaviours of top orators

  • Practice applying different non-verbal techniques in different contexts

  • Develop presence by being your own authentic self

  • Build charisma in how you speak to others

  • Receive guidance in deciding what you’re going to say

  • Structure your content for clarity and engagement

Get Started with Bodyswaps (CBA 212)

1. Enroll in your course by going to: or use the QR code

2.  In the Class Invitation screen, enter your full name and Rider email.

3.You will then get an email from Bodyswaps inviting you to participate in the course.  Click on the link in the email to proceed.

4.   Select the device model: Oculus Quest, Pico Neo, Vive Focus, iOS, Windows, Android, or Mac.

5. Run the installer file. If you are borrowing the Oculus Quest 2 from University Libraries, the software will already be installed. If the installer file is already installed, skip this step and click the Continue button.

6. An access code will now be generated for you. You may now sign into the Bodyswaps program to access the modules that you have been assigned to complete.

7. When you launch Bodyswaps, enter your generated code to begin using Bodyswaps content. See video on this page for more information:


If you have any problems with Bodyswaps, please contact

Immerse Yourself

Want to borrow an Oculus Quest 2 headset to use Bodyswaps?

  1. Complete the Device Liability Form.
  2. Review the Oculus Quest 2 Safety Instructions
  3. Schedule an appointment for a consultation. 
  • Scheduling a consultation allows us to ensure that the headset has the Bodyswaps software installed.
  • During the consultation, a VR assistant will go over safety instructions. 
  • You will then be able to borrow the headset from the library. To use the device off-campus, you will need to connect the Oculus Quest to your WIFI.

If you have problems scheduling an appointment, please reach out to

More About Virtual Reality @ University Libraries

The Library supports access to 10 Oculus Quest 2 Virtual Reality headsets to support pedagogy and research. Instructors with questions about support for class projects utilizing VR technology should contact


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