Who should take this course?
Anyone interested in learning to create applications, experiences or games for virtual reality or augmented reality. Learn how to use Unity for Google VR, Samsung GearVR, Oculus, HTC Vive, Microsoft Hololens or Apple’s ARKit.
Why take a course with Academy of VR?
We’ve taught over 500 students in more than 20 local workshops and courses. Our instructors are always developers from the virtual and augmented reality industry committed to helping you learn how to make VR and AR apps based on your own ideas.
Can a beginner take the course?
Yes! Previous experience is not required and our courses are beginner friendly. The courses are designed to equip you with the key skills for the industry through hands on work and building your own virtual reality or augmented reality projects.
Students who have no programming experience are required to take the New to Coding Stream where we will introduce you to coding in an intuitive and visual way. We’ve worked with Architects, Airport Designers, Filmmakers, IT Professionals, Web Developers and more who by the end of the program are always creating fully interactive VR apps in Unity.
The VR Development with Unity course is a great way to learn the fundamentals of programming and C# step by step.
Can a developer take the course?
Yes! All students with programming experience, may take the Developer Stream where you’re going to be diving into the code from day 1. You’ll begin building VR apps quickly and focusing on speciﬁc problems to solve. We’ll help generate solutions and provide you with the pieces of C# that can help. Ultimately, you’ll understand the structure of how C# works with Unity on a very deep level.
What do I need to register for the course?
Do I need experience with Unity before taking this course?
No, the course is designed to bring you up to speed quickly on Unity and the tools you need to begin creating VR applications. No previous experience is required. Before the course begins, we recommend walking through Unity’s introductory tutorials which will help you understand the basics and prepare you for more advanced topics we focus on in the online VR course.
Do I need my own VR headset to take this course?
No, we will adjust the course to work with whatever VR equipment you have. At the bare minimum, we will send you a Google Cardboard when you register. Additionally, you can simulate VR experiences for different headsets in Unity.
If you have an Oculus Rift, HTC Vive, GearVR, Google Daydream or other headset, we’ll help you build for that device!
Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Please send any questions to support@AcademyofVR.com
Do you have a course syllabus?
Download our Course Syallbus.
Can we follow up after the course?
Yes! Academy of VR would love to hear from you and help answer any questions you may have. We have an online community where our instructors and 100’s of members share projects and ask questions.
What can you do after taking this course?
Our experienced group of instructors are going to teach you how to create VR experiences for Google VR, the HTC Vive, Oculus Rift or other VR / AR platforms from scratch. You will learn to use Unity with various other tools to build immersive applications.
Do you offer any other courses in VR development?
We are always updating our course offerings. Signup for our mailing list at AcademyofVR.com for the latest info!