UX Design for AR/VR | NYU Tandon School of Engineering

UX Design for AR/VR

Online with Live Sessions

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Format: Professional Certificate – 6 months 


As emerging technologies such as AR, VR and voice interaction drive more utility consumer and enterprise applications such as augmented e-commerce, banking, and fitness, XR is poised for explosive growth. The Professional Certificate in UX & Emerging Interaction Design is a comprehensive six-month program created for UX designers or individuals with visual design experience who are ready to make the shift into creating user experiences for these new and emerging interaction patterns and possibilities.

Key Takeaways

  • Best practices and UX design principles for XR and non-XR environments a
  • Refine your Unity design by setting up an art pipeline, generating production assets, and replacing UI elements 

Who Should Attend

  • Designers looking to develop a deeper understanding of UX design concepts
  • Product designers/managers looking to improve the user experience of products/services
  • UX developers/engineers looking to advance in the field of UX design
  • Graphic designers with prior experience in UI/UX and looking to expand into AR/VR

Course Outline

  • XR Design Principles
  • Unity Basics and Vector Mathematics
  • Raycasting and Quaternions
  • High-Definition Visualization with the HDRP
  • Procedural Animation

Presented in partnership with Emeritus