VR & Game Design Academy

Run by Digital Media Academy - Seattle Ages 12-17 yrs

Whether you are interested in 3D game design or virtual reality (VR), Unity is the game engine of choice. In this Academy you’ll learn to work with Unity as you are introduced to the Unity editor and programming in C#. In the second week you’ll explore the unique challenges of creating content for the emerging field of virtual reality, and develop your skills as an empathetic game designer.

Week 1, Game Design with Unity: Create your own video games that can be explored on a PC, phone, or tablet! You’ll learn the proper workflow to create custom environments, objects and player challenges using Unity. Learn the basics of coding in Unity using the C# programming language.

Week 2, VR Game Programming: Gain deeper knowledge of scripting, learning advanced programming techniques and editing tools. Focus on developing for virtual reality and it’s unique design challenges, whether for a mobile device or the Oculus Rift.

Map to University of Washington
University of Washington
4000 Mason Rd., Seattle, Washington, 98195
Time Price
Mon-Fri, 9am - 5pm

Your future starts here. Launched by tech educators at Stanford University, Digital Media Academy STEM summer camps are where students get their start as designers, developers, engineers, animators, musicians, and filmmakers.

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