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Design & implement interactive VR software apps

Professional Certificate in
Virtual Reality (VR) App Development

What you will learn

  • To design VR applications with Unity 3D
  • How OpenGL works and is used to create realistic looking applications
  • To transform coordinate systems for 3D interactions
  • Hardware components for VR and how they work
  • What makes a VR application successful
  • How to create your own VR app
  • How to use this VR program to develop augmented reality (AR) applications
Expert instruction
3 skill-building courses
Progress at your own speed
5 months
5 - 9 hours per week
Discounted price: $267.30
Pre-discounted price: $297USD
For the full program experience

Courses in this program

  1. UCSanDiegoX's Virtual Reality (VR) App Development Professional Certificate

Meet your instructors
from The University of California, San Diego (UCSanDiegoX)

Jurgen P. Schulze
Research Scientist and Adjunct Professor of Computer Science
UC San Diego
Ravi Ramamoorthi
UC San Diego

Experts from UCSanDiegoX committed to teaching online learning

Program endorsements

At Qualcomm we are working on the next generation of mobile computing devices. Virtual and augmented reality are an important part of it. We value software developers with a strong foundation in 3D computer graphics programming and an understanding of virtual and augmented reality technology. It is my belief that candidates who successfully completed the edX Professional Certificate for Virtual Reality Application Development will be at an advantage when applying to Qualcomm's computer graphics groups.

Ning Bi , Senior Director of Technology Computer Vision Systems, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

At Sixense Entertainment Inc. we need software developers with strong knowledge in the areas of computer graphics and virtual reality. Applicants who successfully completed the edX Professional Certificate for Virtual Reality Application Development will have a significant advantage.

Amir Rubin , CEO, Sixense Entertainment Inc.

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Discounted price: $267.30
Pre-discounted price: $297USD
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