South Dade Senior Unity Virtual Reality Coding Academy
Game/Simulation/Animation Programming

This Academy offers a sequence of courses that provides coherent and rigorous content aligned with challenging academic standards.  Relevant technical knowledge and skills prepare students to further their education and careers in Game/Simulation Designer, Game Programmer, and Game Software Developer in the Information Technology career cluster.  It also provides technical skill proficiency, and includes competency-based applied learning that contributes to the academic knowledge, higher-order reasoning and problem-solving skills along with other aspects of the Information Technology Career cluster.

The content includes but is not limited to practical experiences in game/simulation conceptualization, design, storyboarding, development methodologies, essential programming techniques, and implementation issues.  Specialized programming skills involving advanced mathematical calculations and physics are also integrated into the curriculum.

Take aim at your dream job! Accelerate your career in games, VR, film, automotive or any of the many industries that are clamoring for Unity talent. Whether you are a programmer or artist, beginner or expert, we’ve got a certification that will help you stand out from the crowd. Students will Take the Unity Certification after the Game and Simulation Programming class.

Students will take part in field trips, service learning opportunities, participation in Future Business Leaders of America, in house presentations, and participate in hands-on experiences in Virtual Reality

Students who chose the Unity Virtual Reality Coding Academy will be prepared for the 21st century.

Program of Study Course Sequence for Unity Virtual Reality Coding Academy

  • 9th grade              Digital Information Technology
  • 10th grade            Game & Simulation Foundations
  • 11th grade            Game & Simulation Design
  • 12th grade            Game & Simulation Programming