Learn with Pathways

Build all the skills you need to master Unity with these free online Pathways – courses designed by Unity creators, for Unity creators.

Unity Essentials

New to Unity? Start here!

Unity Essentials

  • 2 weeks

  • Foundational

  • +600 XP

New to Unity? This guided learning Pathway includes everything you need to get started.

Junior Programmer
 

Junior Programmer

  • 12 weeks

  • Foundational

  • +3000 XP

Ready to code? This guided learning Pathway will take you from zero to job-ready!

Creative Core

Unleash your creativity with the new Creative Core Pathway

Creative Core

  • 10 weeks

  • Beginner

  • +3000 XP

Ready for more? Level up your core understanding of Unity with the creative aspects of the engine.

Our structured learning paths take self-studying to the next level

Unity Pathways have been expertly engineered to optimize your learning experience, teaching you exactly what you need to know, when you need to know it, with a step-by-step curriculum.

  • Mission checkpoints

    Each Pathway contains discrete missions. Already familiar with the material? Test your skills to skip past each checkpoint.

  • XP points

    Earn XP points for each tutorial you complete. The more points you gain, the closer you are to becoming a Unity pro.

  • Learn community

    Join the community of fellow Unity learners to share progress and motivation, ask questions, and speak to the Unity Learn team.

  • Pathway badge

    For each Pathway you complete, you earn a shareable digital credential.

  • Unlock assets

    Complete mission checkpoints to unlock Unity asset packs that can be used in your project.

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Showcase

See what other students are creating

Each Pathway includes assignments to put your new skills into practice and share your work. To inspire you, here are some projects other students have created.

Learning Support

Accelerate your learning journey with additional resources and live projects to build your skills, test your knowledge, and immerse yourself in the real-time 3D community.

Live Learning

Create with Code 2

Create with Code is one of our largest and longest-running live series and we are happy to finally bring you “Create with Code 2,” a true sequel to Create with Code. This 4-week learning series guides you through the second half of the Junior Programmer Pathway, setting you up to take certification exams and build your portfolio for the job market.

Create with Code 2
Create with Code is one of our largest and longest-running live series and we are happy to finally bring you “Create with Code 2,” a true sequel to Create with Code. This 4-week learning series guides you through the second half of the Junior Programmer Pathway, setting you up to take certification exams and build your portfolio for the job market.

For Educators

Teach Pathways

If you’re an educator hoping to support students to complete Pathways, you can find planning resources (including syllabi, scope and sequences, lesson plans, and more) in the For Educators section throughout the Pathways.

Choose your Pathway

Unity Essentials
 

Unity Essentials

  • 2 weeks

  • Foundational

  • +600 XP

New to Unity? This guided learning Pathway includes everything you need to get started.

Junior Programmer
 

Junior Programmer

  • 12 weeks

  • Foundational

  • +3000 XP

Ready to code? This guided learning Pathway will take you from zero to job-ready!

Creative Core
 

Creative Core

  • 10 weeks

  • Beginner

  • +3000 XP

Ready for more? Level up your core understanding of Unity with the creative aspects of the engine.