About this Course
Specialization
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Intermediate Level

Intermediate Level

Hours to complete

Approx. 15 hours to complete

Suggested: 5 weeks of study, 2-3 hours/week...
Available languages

English

Subtitles: English...
Specialization
100% online

100% online

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. 15 hours to complete

Suggested: 5 weeks of study, 2-3 hours/week...
Available languages

English

Subtitles: English...

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
Hours to complete
2 hours to complete

Lighting with a Skybox

Welcome to the course. In this first section, you’ll be introduced to the Challenge/Solution format of this course, and then take on your first challenge: creating a custom skybox to use in the Kitchen Configurator project....
Reading
5 videos (Total 10 min), 6 readings, 1 quiz
Video5 videos
The Unity Certified 3D Artist Exam2m
Introduction to Course 2m
Challenge 1 | Lighting with a Skyboxm
Solution 1 | Lighting with a Skybox4m
Reading6 readings
About the Unity Certified 3D Artist Exam10m
Course Prerequisites and Unity Resources10m
About the Challenges and Solutions10m
Kitchen Configurator Design Document10m
Challenge 1 | Lighting with a Skyboxm
Solution 1 | Lighting with a Skybox10m
Quiz1 practice exercise
Creating Skyboxes15m
Week
2
Hours to complete
2 hours to complete

Creating Lights and Configuring Lighting Settings

In this module, you'll continue to add realistic lighting effects to the Kitchen Configurator application, this time bringing in multiple interior and exterior lights of different types, and configuring the project lighting settings to balance aesthetics with performance....
Reading
3 videos (Total 33 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
Video3 videos
Solution 2 | Creating Lights and Configuring Lighting Settings | Part 111m
Solution 2 | Creating Lights and Configuring Lighting Settings | Part 220m
Reading2 readings
Challenge 2 - Creating Lights and Configuring Lighting Settingsm
Solution 2 | Creating Lights and Configuring Lighting Settings10m
Quiz1 practice exercise
Lights and Lighting Settings20m
Week
3
Hours to complete
2 hours to complete

Tuning Reflection

By fine-tuning the reflection probes in the project, you'll add that extra polish to the experience to help the kitchen scene appear all the more realistic....
Reading
2 videos (Total 8 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
Video2 videos
Solution 3 | Tuning Reflection7m
Reading2 readings
Challenge 3 - Tuning Reflectionm
Solution 3 | Tuning Reflection10m
Quiz1 practice exercise
Environmental Lighting and Reflection20m
Week
4
Hours to complete
2 hours to complete

Creating Post-Processing Effects

The Unity Post-Processing Stack can be used to create advanced cinematic-style camera and visual effects without complicating coding or shaders. In this session, you’ll use the Post-Processing Stack to implement a vignette effect and enhance the scene’s shadows....
Reading
2 videos (Total 7 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
Video2 videos
Solution 4 | Creating Post-Processing Effects6m
Reading2 readings
Challenge 4 | Creating Post-Processing Effectsm
Solution 4 | Creating Post-Processing Effects10m
Quiz1 practice exercise
Post-Processing Effects20m

Instructors

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Joy Horvath

Instructional Designer
Unity EDU

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 3D Artist Specialization

This is Unity’s official series of courses designed to prepare you for the Unity Certified 3D Artist exam, the certification for entry- to mid-level 3D artists who work with the Unity platform. This series of courses is for 3D Artists who have used Unity for real-time rendering for 1-2 years, and are ready to bring their existing skills up to a professional standard....
Unity Certified 3D Artist

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