Udacity has partnered with Google VR, HTC Vive and Upload, to launch its virtual reality (VR) Developer Nanodegree course in India. The course can help students engage directly with the content and act upon both real and imaginary environments. Students with access to a high-immersion VR setup — like HTC Vive or Oculus Rift — can take advantage of an optional concentration track on “High Immersion VR”. They can learn skills like mobile phone-based VR and desktop VR, game engines, VR design and user interaction, VR platforms including HTC Vive, Google Cardboard, Daydream and Oculus Rift. Also Read - Google's offline dinosaur game in new Olympics avatar: Here's how to can playAlso Read - Best camera phones under Rs 35000 to buy in July 2021: Pixel 4a, Mi 11X, and more
“The course will provide exciting career opportunities in an expanding global industry, which is currently enjoying over 800 percent year-over-year job growth. This is the course to master the latest technologies with experts from partner companies,” Shernaz Daver, chief marketing officer of Udacity International, said in a statement. “Our vision for the VR Nanodegree course is to bring the focus on learning-by-doing so the time will be spent building real experiences,” Vardhan Koshal, India Head of Udacity, added.
Every registered student will receive a limited-edition mobile virtual reality viewer to be used with their mobile phone (Android or iPhone). Students with access to a high-immersion VR setup such as the HTC Vive or Oculus Rift will be able to take advantage of an optional concentration track on High Immersion VR that covers advanced design and engineering topics. ALSO READ: Startups in India now joining the augmented reality and virtual reality bandwagon
The VR Developer Nanodegree program is $199 per month, and students will have the opportunity to enjoy all the unique benefits integral to every career-path Udacity program. The Nanodegree programs will also focus on learning-by-doing, so the majority of your time will be spent building real experiences. You will learn how to create 3D scenes, define behaviors, and make experiences comfortable and exciting.
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