Unity for Absolute Beginners - Getting Started

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Coursera Project Network
In this Guided Project, you will:

Install Unity and Unity Hub.

Browse, purchase, download and import third-party assets.

Learn the basics of how to navigate the Unity Editor.

Clock1.5 hours
BeginnerBeginner
CloudNo download needed
VideoSplit-screen video
Comment DotsEnglish
LaptopDesktop only

In this one-hour, project-based course, you'll take your first steps with the Unity Editor! Unity is used for game-development, of course, but also in industries like Architecture, Film and Television, Automotive engineering and more. In this guided project, you'll learn how to create a Unity ID, download and install Unity Hub, install the Unity Editor and experiment with a Lego microgame. You'll also browse the Unity Asset Store to select some free assets, download and import them into a new project and take the first steps in creating your first project from scratch. This guided project will introduce you to the following concepts: - Unity Editor - Unity Hub - Unity Asset Store

Skills you will develop

Video-game DevelopmentC sharp (C#) Programming LanguageUnity 3DUnityApplication development

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Download Unity Hub

  2. Register Unity ID

  3. Launch Unity

  4. Create an empty project

  5. Install Assets

  6. Install a working character

How Guided Projects work

Your workspace is a cloud desktop right in your browser, no download required

In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step

Frequently asked questions

Frequently Asked Questions

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