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Advanced Level

Learners should have a intermediate knowledge of Android App development and OpenGL.

Approx. 13 hours to complete

Suggested: 4 weeks of study, around 6 hours per week. The final project will take around 10 hours to complete....

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Subtitles: English

Skills you will gain

Opengl++VRSensorsAndroid StudioTextures

100% online

Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible deadlines

Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.

Advanced Level

Learners should have a intermediate knowledge of Android App development and OpenGL.

Approx. 13 hours to complete

Suggested: 4 weeks of study, around 6 hours per week. The final project will take around 10 hours to complete....

English

Subtitles: English

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
5 hours to complete

Animation, Touch Control and Lighting

10 videos (Total 41 min), 4 readings, 3 quizzes
10 videos
The example program4m
Animation4m
Touch control3m
Point lighting6m
Directional lighting12m
Ambient lighting2m
Specular reflection6m
Phong reflection model1m
Summary34s
4 readings
Prerequisites10m
Download the example program30m
Rotate an object around x and y-axes - solution45m
Phong reflection model - solution30m
3 practice exercises
Animation and touch control30m
Illumination and directional lighting30m
Reflection45m
Week
2
6 hours to complete

Textures, Multiple Objects and Blending

9 videos (Total 46 min), 3 readings, 3 quizzes
9 videos
The example program4m
Texture mapping - Part 19m
Texture mapping - Part 29m
Loading textures from a file7m
Multiple 3D objects3m
Face Culling4m
Transparency and blending7m
Summary44s
3 readings
Download the example program20m
Map a texture image on a pyramid - Solution10m
Create and blend multiple 3D objects - solution10m
1 practice exercise
Face Culling, transparency and blending20m
Week
3
6 hours to complete

Creating a virtual environment

9 videos (Total 61 min), 2 readings, 4 quizzes
9 videos
The example program4m
Sensors10m
Frame buffer - Part 19m
Frame buffer - Part 27m
Mirror and reflection effects10m
Binocular view - Part 110m
Binocular view - Part 26m
Summary37s
2 readings
Download the example program15m
Binocular view - solution10m
3 practice exercises
Sensors30m
Frame Buffer30m
Binocular view30m
Week
4
10 hours to complete

Create a VR app

1 video (Total 1 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
1 video
1 reading
License and attributions10m

Instructor

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Benny Lo

Senior Lecturer
The Hamlyn Center for Robotic Surgery/ Department of Surgery and Cancer

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About the Advanced App Development in Android Specialization

This Specialization is intended for learners with basic knowledge in Android app development seeking to develop knowledge in computer graphics and virtual reality in Android. Through the 4 courses, you will learn basic computer graphics theories and practical implementations of 3D graphics, OpenGL ES, and Virtual Reality on Android which will prepare you to design and develop immersive 3D and virtual reality Android app....
Advanced App Development in Android

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