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The creation of virtual worlds has long since ceased to be a future pursuit. Entire industries have been virtualized, computer games revolutionized and visualizations raised to a whole new level. This versatile new medium inspires your audience and creates unimagined added value. 12q

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In virtual reality, any imaginable scenario can be created. Whether 3D worlds, architectural visualizations, interactive experiences, games or entertainment media - everything is possible... and much more. If you want to create your own VR experiences, this workshop is the right choice for you.

Course Info


In this workshop, the topic "VR" will be covered in detail. At the beginning of the course, an overview of the available VR goggles, controllers and accessories will be given and an industry-related example project will be announced. Afterwards, the project will be planned and implemented together with our coach.

Who is this workshop for?

The workshop is aimed at all beginners and VR enthusiasts who want to realize their own ideas or learn more about this new medium.

Required previous knowledge

Apart from curiosity and enthusiasm for the topic, no previous knowledge is required. The workshop is independent of age, level of education or special previous knowledge. The necessary knowledge will be imparted during the course.

Course materials

We ensure that you receive all workshop materials. This includes notes, presentations, supporting materials and project files. You do not need to take notes or write anything down. You should only have the appropriate software installed on your computer.


Due to the Corona crisis and the accompanying security regulations, the workshops will take place exclusively via digital platforms. Participants will receive a link three days before the start of the workshop. Via this link they can participate in the event.

Required software

The VR glasses of your choice are recommended for successful completion of the course. However, VR glasses are not mandatory. For the course, the following software must be installed on your computer for this purpose:

  • Unreal Engine 4.x


Learning objectives

The following skills are gained at the end of the "Virtual Reality" workshop. Individual learning objectives can also be agreed upon in advance:

  • You get to know Virtual Reality
  • You can work independently with VR
  • You learn the limits of VR
  • You can carry out your own VR projects


  • Introduction Virtual Reality
  • Hardware overview
  • Content creation for VR
  • Camera
  • Lights
  • Light-Baking
  • 3D vs 360°
  • 3D-Basics
  • Meshes
  • Animationen
  • Materials und Shader
  • Rendering
  • Integration of multimedia content
  • Blueprints vs C++
  • Variables, data types, functions
  • User Interfaces vs In-Game UI
  • Integration of audio in VR
  • Particle systems
  • Performance optimization
  • Best Practices
  • Many practical examples
  • Common projects



  • 1 Day
  • 9:00 till 17:00
  • 9 units á 45 minutes
  • Break time of 75 minutes freely divisible


  • 2 Days
  • 9:00 till 17:00
  • 9 units á 45 minutes per day
  • Break time of 75 minutes freely divisible


Booking confirmation

Upon successful ordering of the course, you will receive a booking confirmation sent to your email. In the booking confirmation all important details about your order are summarized again.

Cancellation free of charge

You can cancel the course free of charge up to three days before the start without giving any reason. If you can foresee it earlier, please let us know in advance. Then we can give a free place to other participants on the waiting list.


You do not have to pay any participation or processing fees in advance. Invoicing takes place one week after the successful completion of the course.


VR-SParticipation in the 1-day STARTER workshop, receipt of all materials and certificate of participation, incl. performance of all practical projects599.00 € incl. VAT
VR-KParticipation in the 2-day KOMPAKT workshop, receipt of all materials and certificate of participation, incl. performance of all practical projects999.00 € incl. VAT
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We have helped hundreds of students, course participants and people learn complex topics quickly and easily. We would be happy to help you as well.


You can also register with us by phone or e-mail. Let us know your desired date and we will check for you if there are still available places. You are also welcome to ask any questions in advance.

Mobile: +49 177 4797472


Studio Merkas
Game Development and Entertainment Software e.U

Pischekstraße 19
D-70184 Stuttgart

Opening hours
Monday - Friday, 9 am to 5 pm