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Work with augmented reality (AR) and the web

Curtin University via edX

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Overview

In this course you will learn how to build AR apps with Xcode and look at the different ways to integrate web content into your iOS apps.

Syllabus

Lesson 1: User interaction and how to save data 
  • Write and access files within Apps; 
  • Serialize a data model for saving and loading data from and into Apps; 
  • Customise tables for adding, deleting and customising actions; 
  • Create custom row actions.
Lesson 2: User input and system controls in Apps
  • Displaying alerts, sharing content and sending messages from within Apps;
  • Access to the camera and photo library on the device;
  • Build custom forms for creating new object models;
  • Get complex user input through forms, data collection and dynamic table views.
Lesson 3: Construct an AR App
  • Learn how to use the AR app template;
  • Investigate AR components and compare their differences with existing components;
  • Build AR scenes in 3D space using objects;
  • Determine planes and how objects interact with them.
Lesson 4: Interact with an AR App
  • Add physics to an AR scene;
  • Translation of user input within the scene;
  • Introduction to AR Image Recognition.
Lesson 5: Closures and Animation
  • Define and use closures;
  • Use defined functions: sort, filter, reduce and map;
  • Utilise animation for a greater user experience;
  • Use UIKit to create animations.
Lesson 6: Communicate with the Web
  • Describe requests and responses, and discover how are they built, used and analysed;
  • Communicate with API’s for existing data sources;
  • Use URL components to dynamically query an API endpoint.
Lesson 7: An Introduction to JSON
  • What is JavaScript Object Notation (JSON) and how is it useful?
  • Decode JSON and convert into Swift types;
  • Integrate with requests and responses from API’s.
 Lesson 8: Concurrency
  • Why do we care about concurrency?
  • Issues with multi-threading and the UI;
  • How to complete tasks asynchronously.

Taught by

Tristan W. Reed and Dr David A. McMeekin

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