Hamilton, ON, Canada

IDC and VR Innovation Academy

  • 135 Fennell Avenue West
    Hamilton, ON, Canada L9C 0E5

  • 905-575-2046

In partnership with Mohawk College, EON Reality is now opening the Interactive Digital Center (IDC) in Hamilton, ON, Canada. The new IDC houses a VR Innovation Academy, which teaches the skills needed to be successful in creating AR and VR content and applications for industry and training. The IDC will build on the growing technology and Virtual Reality community in Ontario and help position Mohawk College as a leading location for AVR development and education in North America.

The VR Innovation Academy teaches the skills needed to be successful in creating Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality content and applications for industry and training. The ability to perform many of the cross-disciplinary functions for AR/VR and interactive digital media is dependent on being creative while also having a firm understanding of the underlying technology. These skills enable students to work in architecture and product visualization, game creation, multimedia design, and broadcast media. 

This program is suited to energetic and enthusiastic individuals who have both a passion to succeed and a ‘can do’ attitude. The selected candidates will be highly motivated with an aptitude for developing creative and interactive digital content. A degree in computer science, gaming, visual arts, digital media, or similar is ideal but not essential.

START DATE: SEPTEMBER 4,  2019

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HANDS-ON TRAINING

WITH THE LATEST AR & VR SYSTEMS

HTC VIVE

OCULUS RIFT

HOLOLENS

COMPREHENSIVE CURRICULUM

Stage 1 – Theoretical and practical training – 4 months

  • Introduction to 3D Modelling and Content Creation for AR/VR
  • Introduction to AR/VR Development and Production
  • AR/VR Production Development
  • AR/VR on Mobile Platforms
  • Advanced AR/VR Development: Programming & Scripting

Stage 2 – Project based training – 5 months

  • New Product Development
  • Capstone: AR/VR Professional Practice
  • VR/AR Storytelling

For more in depth course information please visit Mohawk College

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