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Virtual and Augmented Reality

Lethbridge College

Lethbridge College

www.lethbridgecollege.ca
Lethbridge College will get you ready for a career in the latest emerging technology- virtual and augmented reality. After completing this one year certificate, the credential will open up career opportunities in many industries such as education, journalism, healthcare, engineering, or architecture. Enhance your technical expertise and convert ideas from your imagination into exciting and relevant VR-AR content. With a balance of technical and entrepreneurial skill-building, Lethbridge College's Virtual and Augmented Reality certificate program focuses on 4 areas of study: fundamentals, experiential, spatial and application. You will spend the first term learning Extended Reality fundamentals and be exposed to the latest tools including 3-D modelling, 360-degree video, game engine design and volumetric design. You will build practical projects, and be given opportunities to build entrepreneurial skills on your own by working with a team of VR-AR specialists. You will spend the final term of the program in an industry-based practicum that is focused on an area of expertise that appeals to you. You will help organizations to build VR-AR experiences and design quality content that clients can practically apply.
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3000 College Drive South
Lethbridge, Alberta, T1K1L6, Canada

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  • Program Type Standard
  • Credential Type Certificate
  • Length 1 Year or Less
  • Part Time Only
  • Cooperative Education
  • Continuing Education
  • Distance Learning
Admission Requirements

General Admission Requirements: All applicants must meet the general admission requirements for Lethbridge College programs, as indicated in the Admissions section of the calendar.

Practicum Experience Requirements: There is a required practicum component to this program. The College dictates the legal terms and conditions governing the practicum experience.

Note: Applicants who lack the required academic admission requirements can apply to the College and University Preparatory Program to upgrade for your program.

Prior Learning Assessment (PLA): If you have experience working in this field of study, you may be eligible for Prior Learning Assessment.

Your Investment: Students will be required to purchase a Head Mounted Display (HMD). They should check with instructors for specific HMD requirements.


Application Deadline

Admissions: New students are accepted into the Virtual and Augmented Reality certificate program for the Fall (September) term.


Student Aid

This program is eligible for full-time post-secondary assistance by Alberta Student Aid for the funding year 2020/08/01 to 2021/07/31*.

  • Tuition $10,946.00 Year One
  • Books/Supplies/Instruments $3,850.00 Year One
  • Mandatory Fees $1,025.00 Year One

* Tuition, books, supplies, instruments, and other/mandatory fees are provided to Alberta Student Aid and may be used when processing full-time post-secondary funding applications. The educational costs provided are based on a 100% full-course load and may not reflect current or all educational costs charged by the school. Contact the school to obtain accurate educational cost information.

Transfer(s) Eligibility

Search Transfer Alberta for course and program transfer information including transfer agreements between post-secondary schools in Alberta, British Columbia, Northwest Territories, Nunavut and Yukon.

Transfer(s) available outside of Transfer Alberta: Not available

Updated June 22, 2020. The information contained in this profile is current as of the date shown.

Educational program information is provided as an introduction and for general reference. For current information about programs and school requirements or policies, check the school calendar, visit their website or contact the school directly.
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