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Augmented Reality

Introduction to AR

Intermediate Course: Learn to add Augmented Reality into your apps. Use live video with special effects and gestures to interact with virtual game elements.

  • 50+ fun activities!
  • Build a Fruit Ninja game.
  • Code your own boxing match.
  • Use special effects in Dance Off!
  • Take fun snapshots with cutouts.
  • 50+ fun activities!
  • Build a Fruit Ninja game.
  • Code your own boxing match.
  • Use special effects in Dance Off!
  • Take fun snapshots with cutouts.

10 Modules

1
Activating Visuals Enter a whole new world where real and virtual elements blend together. 9 Activities: 5 Intros | 1 Puzzle | 2 DIYs | 1 Quiz
• VIDEO CONTROL • SIMPLE EVENTS •
2
Detecting Motion Learn to detect real-world motion on a virtual Actor. 9 Activities: 5 Intros | 1 Puzzle | 2 DIYs | 1 Quiz
• VIDEO CONTROL • BASIC MATH • CONDITIONALS • EXTERNAL EVENTS • SIMPLE SOUND PLAYING • EXPERT PHYSICS •
3
Visual Effects Learn to apply transparency and mirroring effects to the camera feed. 9 Activities: 5 Intros | 1 Puzzle | 2 DIYs | 1 Quiz
• VIDEO CONTROL • BASIC MATH • CONDITIONALS • EXTERNAL EVENTS • SIMPLE SOUND PLAYING • ADVANCED COSTUME HANDLING • DELAYS •
4
Tracking Motion Learn to track brightly colored real-world objects as they move. 9 Activities: 5 Intros | 1 Puzzle | 2 DIYs | 1 Quiz
• VIDEO CONTROL • DELAYS • SIMPLE VARIABLES • SIMPLE LOOPS • SIMPLE MOTION • SIMPLE DRAWING • PEN COLOR •
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How Kids Learn with Tynker

Kids learn on their own with a guided, hands-on approach that individualizes the learning experience. Tynker's online courses provide a complete learning system for your child to master the fundamentals of programming. Tynker's visual programming language makes it easy to learn, and once kids gain proficiency, they can seamlessly transition to Javascript coding within the Tynker learning system. Enroll in one of our plans for unlimited play across all courses.

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Requirements

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