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Unity Developer : Developing AR/VR Games ($99)
June 13, 2022 - August 06, 2022
Asynchronous Online Program: Via Moodle & Discord

Overview

Unity is a video game engine, the tools used to make exciting Augmented Reality (AR), Virtual Reality (VR), 2D,and 3D video games by thousands of game studios worldwide. Unity allows for the development of computer games and other interactive 3D graphics applications for Windows, Linux, macOS, Apple, Android, and various gaming consoles. The gaming industry is booming and will continue to as long as new gaming technology is still developing. With the rise of gaming – both convention and in AR/VR mode, there is a rising demand for creative game lovers to work on building virtual worlds – each one completely different from the other.

In this program collaboration with Unity Teach, Cañada College at Menlo Park is offering the Unity: Developing AR/VR Games Pre-Apprenticeship Program. Designed for Unity beginners, this course starts with the basics all the way through knowing the basics of creating AR and VR games.

Unity Developer Pre-Apprenticeship Program at Cañada College

This course is a Registered Pre-Apprenticeship program! Students who successfully complete this course are eligible to apply for an 18-month Registered Apprenticeship in XR beginning in September 2022.

 

What is a Registered Pre-Apprenticeship?

A Registered Pre-Apprenticeship is a program that offers students the opportunity to receive instruction to meet the requirements of a Registered Apprenticeship Program.

 

What is a Registered Apprenticeship?

A Registered Apprenticeship is approved by the California Division of Apprenticeship Standards (DAS).

o It offers apprentices the opportunity to “earn and learn.” Apprentices work as full-time employees with participating employers and receive pay increases every six months!

 

Class meeting Dates and Times

This is an Asynchronous Online program. Asynchronous online learning allows students to view instructional materials each week at any time they choose, and does not include a live video lecture component. Students will be responsible for turning in weekly assignments on Tuesdays and Thursdays via Moodle, and will have access to a Discord Chat Room where they can talk with their instructor and collaborate with their classmates. The Discord server is monitored by instructor Randy Angle daily, and he will be live on Discord at 2pm to 3pm on Tuesdays to answer student questions or share screens for debugging.

 

Student Requirements

  • Be fluent in conversational English

  • Must have a working computer and internet access

  • Have familiarity with computer systems

  • Able to think technically and use internet resources to solve problems.

  • Must have a computer capable of using the Unity tools, Zoom, and Discord

 

Minimum Requirements

Windows

macOS

Operating System Version

Windows 7 (SP1+) and Windows 10, 64-bit versions only

High Sierra 10.13+

CPU

X64 architecture with SSE2 instruction set support

X64 architecture with SSE2 instruction set support (not the newer M1 chips)

Graphics API

DX10, DX11, and DX12-capable GPUs

Metal-capable Intel and AMD GPUs

Additional Requirements

Hardware vendor officially supported drivers

Apple officially supported drivers

 

About the Instructor

Randy Angle

Randy Angle has had a long career in designing and developing video games, board games, RPGs, and toys for many decades. With credits in well over 100 games, there are very few roles he has not had in the game industry. With 10-years of developing games in Unity, you will be learning the tried-and-true techniques he has past on to hundreds of students over the years.

 

Questions about registration? Please email the program coordinator

whitem@smccd.edu

 

Class Details

8 Sessions
Online 24/7

Location
NA - Online

Instructor
Mercedes White 

Tuition: 

$99.00


Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
6/13/2022 - 8/6/2022 Online 24/7 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM N/A - Online Mercedes White 

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