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Meta: Creating and Designing with Spark AR

This course is designed for creative professionals eager to learn fundamental AR design principles and AR creation skills using Spark AR Studio.

Creating and Designing with Spark AR
4 weeks
16–20 hours per week
Progress at your own speed
Optional upgrade available

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Starts Feb 23
Ends Sep 19

About this course

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Welcome to this Spark AR Studio introductory course. In this course, you will learn all the fundamentals to get you going on your very own Spark AR journey!

Whether you are looking to create effects for yourself or decide to take your new learned skill into the professional space, this course will give you the tools to create face effects, world effects, and target tracking effects and we will also teach more advanced techniques to customize your effects using the patch editor. By the end of the course, you will have the basic skills to create and publish effects to your own or your client's Facebook or Instagram accounts. Your instructor is Kym Fiala, a professional AR content developer with years of real-world experience in the field of graphic design and AR who will help you to take your skills to the next level.

If you are interested in ultimately becoming a Meta Certified professional, this course will develop the fundamental knowledge of the Spark AR tools that you will need before undertaking the certification exam.

As part of its partnership with edX, Meta will provide a voucher for free access to itsSpark AR Certification exam to the first 200 learners who complete Spark AR for Beginners Program on and receive a certificate of completion from edX. Learners who complete the certification will gain access to the Meta Career Programs Job Board , an exclusive job platform that connects learners who are certified in any Meta Certification with affiliated employers looking to hire talent.

At a glance

  • Language: English
  • Video Transcript: English
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  • Associated skills:Willingness To Learn, Design Elements And Principles, Graphic Design, Apache Spark

What you'll learn

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  1. Use plane and target tracking to augment the world around you.

  2. Apply interaction patches to speed up development.

  3. Extend your AR effects with scripting.

This course is part ofSpark AR for Beginners Professional Certificate Program

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Expert instruction
2 skill-building courses
Progress at your own speed
2 months
16 - 20 hours per week

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