Students at Cogswell Polytechnical College Can Now Specialize in VR

By: Riley von Niessen - Aug 15, 2016
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Given the rising popularity of virtual and augmented reality technology, the Cogswell Polytechnical College, located in San Jose, California, created a one-year certificate that teaches students everything they need to know about the booming technology.

The courses cater specifically to those already immersed in computer graphics and engineering professions, however is also open to students enrolled in media art and game programs, as well as those who have experience with 3D modelling. With its streamlined certificate, Cogswell Polytechnical College works to ensure that its students aren't missing out on one of the most important additions to the technical industry, making it easier for them to find work in specialized fields surrounding it.

Throughout the certificate, students learn about human and computer interface interaction, VR design, applicable cognitive and perceptual experiences and complete projects that allow them to generate stories by utilizing virtual and augmented realities.