google Coursera course: Introduction to augmented reality and ar core
We don't normally summarise course content. Yet, this particular course offers a clear and accessible introduction to augmented reality technologies, so it seems helpful to flag it here. The main points covered within the course are listed below:
The basics of augmented reality
Inside-out vs. outside-in tracking
Fundamentals of ARCore
Constraints with current AR
Use cases and current powers/limitations of AR
Basic AR interaction options
1. Drag and Drop
4. Pinch and Zoom
Think like a user
Next steps on the AR journey
A closer look at mechanics of ARCore
Using Poly and Unity to create ARCore assets
Even despite Google's undeniable motivation to promote its own products via this course, the course explanation of the above summary points is helpful and clear, enhanced by videos, diagrams and graphics.
Coursera course content is free for University students. Certification is optional for an extra fee.
VR, Google AR &. "Introduction to Augmented Reality & AR Core." Coursera, accessed 22.9.20. https://www.coursera.org/learn/ar.
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