Introduction to XR - Applications and Technology - Micro-credential, Short Course | Part time | Trinity College Dublin | Dublin, Ireland
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Introduction to XR - Applications and Technology - Micro-credential

3 months
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About

This Introduction to XR - Applications and Technology - Micro-credential module at Trinity College Dublin is being offered to creative media professionals, musicians, composers, visual artists; those looking to upskill in the development of interactive environments using Unity software and apply their audio, 3D visual and interactive media skills in Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality.

Overview

Why should I take this Micro-credential?  

  • This Introduction to XR - Applications and Technology - Micro-credential module at Trinity College Dublin will give you broad but deep introduction to Unity3D, the current standard software for VR and AR prototyping and development. 
  • Through the development of portfolio-standard applications, you will take a deep dive into VR and AR development, enabling you to apply your new knowledge in a creative manner.
  • Our Micro-credentials are all CPD approved by Engineers Ireland

What will I learn? 

  • The aim of this micro-credential is to give learners a broad but deep overview of the Unity3D software and how it can be used to develop Virtual and Augmented reality applications. The focus of these developments will be applications in a variety of areas, from art and music to health and training. Learners will show their design and development skills, in the Unity software, by creating two portfolio standard XR projects (a VR and an AR application).
  • The first half of this micro-credential introduces learners to a broad range of topics in Unity3D that will allow them to develop an interactive VR environment. This ranges from the workspace, adding 3D visuals and audio to making the world interactive. It also provides a brief introduction to programming in Unity3D. 
  • The second part of the micro-credential is focussed on developing environments for Augmented Reality applications using an AR engine.

Programme Structure

What will I do? 

  • In this micro-credential you will attend weekly 2-hour lectures. These will be classroom based but will be live streamed and recorded for those that prefer online delivery. These lectures will introduce you to the development of interactive environments using the software Unity3D, that can be designed for Virtual or Augmented Reality applications.

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 3 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

5 ECTS

Delivered

Blended

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Experience with the fundamentals of audio and visual production is highly desirable, but not necessary, for this micro-credential 
  • CV

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1560 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1560 EUR for the full programme during 3 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1560 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1560 EUR for the full programme during 3 months.

Living costs for Dublin

1100 - 1800 EUR /month
Living costs

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