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XR Foundations: Designer

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Introduction to XR

Get in on the ground floor, without any previous design or development experience.

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Next Start Dates:

August 2, 2021


4-Week Part-time Program


Course Delivered Live Online

Course Overview

Learn the fundamentals of AR design. Get an introduction to Unity to create interactive experiences.

Explore how to be part of XR design and development teams. In just four weeks, create an augmented reality application for iOS or Android and begin building your portfolio.

Program Module Topics

  • Weeks 1
    Industry Applications, Interactive Design For AR and Introduction to Unity
  • Weeks 2
    Visual Design for AR, Lighting, Materials and Effects
  • Weeks 3
    Reactive Design for AR, Understanding Code and Working in Industry Teams
  • Weeks 4
    Building and Presenting Your AR Application


This program is specifically designed for beginners looking to advance their skills for the next market or developers looking to learn the design process for AR applications.

Students will learn how to create an Augmented Reality application for iOS and Android while building a portfolio page for their application.

Students will learn about industry applications and create their own augmented reality application for their mobile devices. Core features of the course include, an introduction to Unity, building visual, interactive and experience design For AR, and how to be a part of XR design and developer teams.

Class meeting times will be Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:00pm-8:00pm ET.

In addition to class time, instructors and TAs keep regular office hours. Reach out to them with questions. You’ll also have access to a dedicated Slack workspace to communicate with fellow class participants and instructors.

Numerous online resources are available for your reference anytime during the course.


  • Slack Channel – Open to students for support during the course
  • Portfolio Outline
  • Student Service

Tuition and Financing

XR Fundamentals Includes:

  • 24 Hours of Live Online Instruction
  • Weekly 1-on-1 Sessions with Instructors as Needed
  • Engagement with Industry Partners
  • Career Services


Or payment plans as low as $125 per month

Scholarships & Financing Available

The cost of the program provides an intense, high-touch environment that introduces a wide range of skills and technique. You will work directly with experts who will walk you through hands-on projects to teach you the basics of Unity and developing an AR product. When you complete the course, you will have a finished product to use for your portfolio.

You may qualify for discounts if you pair this course with our AR/VR Visual Design Bootcamp.

Learn About Financing Options


Our admission process is easy. When you submit your application, your seat is automatically reserved. Our team will then review your application to ensure you meet all the prerequisites, determine if you are eligible for any scholarships or discounts and setup financing options if necessary.