Eastern Iowa 2017-12-07T14:39:15+00:00

EON Reality, EICC

VR Innovation Academy

  • 201 N. Harrison Street
    Davenport IA 52801
  • Linda Baxley – lbaxley@eicc.edu

  • 563.441.4096

Eastern Iowa Community Colleges (EICC) has opened a Virtual Reality lab at its Advanced Technology Environmental Energy Center and EON Reality Inc. has partnered with them to run EON Innovation Academy.

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. These skills also enable students to work in architecture and product visualization, game creation, multimedia design, and broadcast media.

START DATE: SPRING, 2018

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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

  • General knowledge on Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality, and Mixed Reality
  • Project management tools and techniques while working on AR and VR immersive projects
  • Development of 2D and 3D visual assets
  • Modelling, Texturing, Rigging and Animation of the assets for AR and VR applications
  • Interactive application development basic and advance
  • Scripting and programming techniques within interactive application development
  • Development and deployment of the VR applications for immersive systems
  • Creation mobile 3D applications with VR and AR functionality
  • Publishing applications for Android, iOS and for EON Studio based educational platforms

Stage 2 – Project based training – 6 months

  • Collaborative work in multi-skilled groups
  • Student’s individual development path via experience working on projects
  • Idea promotion and incubation of the creativity
  • Support the operations of global production
  • Team building exercises
  • Mentoring to assist with CV preparation and interview skills for possible recruitment with EON Reality or beyond
  • Entrepreneurship development

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