XR Experience Design I

DESMA X 480.22

This class provides a solid foundation in how to design effective and meaningful immersive content. 

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Remote
Starting at $975.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Gain an introduction to the origins, trajectories, and current state of immersive experiences
  • Understand the distinction and subtleties between the different types of virtual realities
  • Deep dive into several immersive realities to better understand their functions and considerations
  • Analyze what makes a quality immersive experience

About this course:

Virtual Reality and other forms of immersive media (collectively known as XR) have the potential to enhance people’s lives in innovative and engaging ways. How can creators learn to produce effective and meaningful immersive content? This class provides a solid foundation for understanding what immersive media is, as well as what it can and might be. Covered topics include the origins and distinctive affordances of immersive media, range of media types, concept generation, character integration, and how to craft an experience to fit specific goals. Guest speakers in the field will provide practical examples by presenting their work. Students complete research and hands-on projects to explore concepts in greater depth. Students leave the class understanding the basics of crafting quality immersive experiences, and are prepared to take on more advanced studies. An Meta Quest 2 with 256 GB of storage is required for this course. 

Spring 2023 Schedule

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Monday 1:00PM - 4:00PM PT
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Instructor: Jacquelyn Morie
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Fee:
$975.00
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Location: Remote Classroom
ENROLL BY: Apr 3, 2023
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Notes
An Oculus Quest 2 with 256 GB of storage is required for this course. Additional materials including textbook and experiences estimated at $100. Students taking multiple Immersive Media courses need only one headset.
Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 10, 2023
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Mon Apr 3, 2023
1:00PM PT - 4:00PM PT
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Mon Apr 10, 2023
1:00PM PT - 4:00PM PT
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Mon Apr 17, 2023
1:00PM PT - 4:00PM PT
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Mon Apr 24, 2023
1:00PM PT - 4:00PM PT
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Mon May 1, 2023
1:00PM PT - 4:00PM PT
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Mon May 8, 2023
1:00PM PT - 4:00PM PT
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Mon May 15, 2023
1:00PM PT - 4:00PM PT
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Mon May 22, 2023
1:00PM PT - 4:00PM PT
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Mon May 29, 2023
1:00PM PT - 4:00PM PT
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Mon Jun 5, 2023
1:00PM PT - 4:00PM PT
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Mon Jun 12, 2023
1:00PM PT - 4:00PM PT
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