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Intermediate Level

Hours to complete

Approx. 10 hours to complete

Suggested: 4 weeks, 2-3 hours per week...
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Subtitles: English
100% online

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Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Flexible deadlines

Flexible deadlines

Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.
Intermediate Level

Intermediate Level

Hours to complete

Approx. 10 hours to complete

Suggested: 4 weeks, 2-3 hours per week...
Available languages

English

Subtitles: English

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
Hours to complete
3 hours to complete

Agent Navigation

Welcome to the third course in the Unity Certified Programmer exam preparation series. For the first week of this course, you'll begin to build out the Stealth game. It's a third-person, 3D game with stealth mechanics, and the first thing you'll do is implement the navigation of the "enemy," a robot sentry....
Reading
6 videos (Total 30 min), 5 readings, 1 quiz
Video6 videos
Introduction to the UCP Exam2m
Introduction to Course 32m
Challenge 1 | Enemy Navigation5m
Solution 1A | Enemy Navigation12m
Solution 1B | Enemy Navigation | Bonus3m
Reading5 readings
The Unity Certified Programmer Exam5m
Course Prerequisites and Unity Resources5m
About the Challenges and Solutions10m
Challenge 1 | Enemy Navigation30m
Solution 1 | Enemy Navigation15m
Quiz1 practice exercise
Agent Navigation15m
Week
2
Hours to complete
5 hours to complete

Character Animation and Camera Control

The enemy agent can now move around the level, but we need to let our a player character or avatar move. In this week's lessons, you'll implement character animation and a sophisticated camera system to track it....
Reading
5 videos (Total 37 min), 5 readings, 2 quizzes
Video5 videos
Solution 2A | Character Animation5m
Solution 2B | Character Animation – Bonus2m
Challenge 3 | Camera Control11m
Solution 3 and Bonus | Camera Control9m
Reading5 readings
Challenge 2 | Character Animation30m
Challenge 2 | Hints and Tips10m
Solution 2 | Character Animation15m
Challenge 3 | Camera Control30m
Solution 3 | Camera Control15m
Quiz2 practice exercises
Character Animation15m
Camera Control15m
Week
3
Hours to complete
3 hours to complete

Environmental Interactions

Next, you'll create a set of environmental interactions that will give context to the character and enemy movement and help complete the core interaction loop for the Stealth game....
Reading
3 videos (Total 31 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
Video3 videos
Solution 4A | Environmental Interactions | Desk7m
Solution 4B | Environmental Interactions | Light Cones and Security Camera Timeline Playable5m
Reading2 readings
Challenge 4 | Environmental Interactions30m
Solution 4 | Environmental Interactions15m
Quiz1 practice exercise
Environmental Interactions15m
Week
4
Hours to complete
3 hours to complete

2D Overlays: Mini-Map

Finally for this course, you'll give the player the ability to look beyond what the main camera shows by creating a mini-map that renders in a corner of the screen. Your work on this mini-map will be reviewed by your peers for your final graded assessment of the course....
Reading
3 videos (Total 18 min), 3 readings, 1 quiz
Video3 videos
Solution 5 | Mini-map9m
Course 3 Summary2m
Reading3 readings
Challenge 5 | Prepare for Peer Review10m
Solution 5 | Mini-Map15m
Congratulations!10m

About Unity

Unity Technologies offers a platform for creating beautiful and engaging 2D, 3D, VR, and AR games and apps. A powerful graphics engine and full-featured editor enable you to realize your creative vision fast, and deliver your content to virtually any media or device. You can easily connect to your audiences on PCs, consoles, the web, mobile devices, home entertainment systems, embedded systems, or head-mounted displays. More than an engine, Unity helps you achieve ongoing success. It offers everything you need to develop quality content, boost your productivity, and connect with your audience. Tools and resources include the Unity Asset Store, Unity Cloud Build, Unity Analytics, Unity Ads, Unity Everyplay, and Unity Certification. Unity Technologies serves millions of registered developers including large publishers, indie studios, students and hobbyists around the globe. ...

About the Unity Certified Programmer Exam Preparation Specialization

This is Unity’s official series of courses designed to prepare you for the Unity Certified Programmer exam, the certification for entry- to mid-level Unity programmers. You’ll gain practice and experience in each of the topics covered in the exam through hands-on problem solving challenges. You’ll build two complete Unity projects end-to-end, implementing core interactivity, supporting systems, and platform optimizations This series of courses is for Unity programmers with 1-2 years of experience who are ready to bring their existing skills up to a professional standard....
Unity Certified Programmer Exam Preparation

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