sap course 1429209645

Course Code & Number:

CMPE 360

Course Title:

Computer Graphics

Level of Course:

BS

Credits:

(3+0+0) 3 TEDU Credits, 5 ECTS Credits

Catalog Description:

Advanced application of computer graphics techniques. Shading. Deformation. Ray tracing. Radiosity. Texture mapping. Fractal representation. Concepts of motion are introduced for the generation of digital animation. Concepts of graphical workstation design, especially with respect to user interfaces and window managers are introduced.

Pre-requisites & Co-requisites:

Pre-requisites: NONE
Co-requisites: NONE
Grading: 

Mid-terms - 30% 
Quizzes and Homeworks - 30% 
Final - 40%

Year of Study: 
Junior
Semester: 
Fall
Mode of Delivery: 
Face-to-face
Language of Instruction: 
English
Course Type: 
Elective
Required Reading: 
1. Peter Shirley, Michael Ashikhmin, Steve Marschner, Fundamentals of Computer Graphics.
Course Objective: 

The objective of this course is to introduce the mathematical foundations of computer graphics, various computer graphics techniques, and implementation tools used in generating computer graphics.

Extended Description: 

Advanced application of computer graphics techniques. Shading. Deformation. Ray tracing. Radiosity. Texture mapping. Fractal representation. Concepts of motion are introduced for the generation of digital animation. Concepts of graphical workstation design, especially with respect to user interfaces and window managers are introduced.

Learning Outcomes: 

Upon succesful completion of this course, a student will be able to
1. Model a computer graphics scene
2. Use a graphics library for implementing computer graphics
3. Use various techniques of computer graphics for rendering life-like scenes
4. Design efficient and friendly user interfaces
5. Compute mathematical and physical properties of graphical scenes
6. Use advanced CG techniques such as shaders for rendering scenes

Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods: 
Telling/Explaining
Discussion/Debate
Questioning
Reading
Problem Solving
Assessment Methods and Criteria: 
Test / Exam
Quiz/Homework

Student Workload:

Quizzes /Homeworks
30 hrs
hrs
Midterm Exam 1
20 hrs
hrs
Final Exam
30 hrs
hrs
Others
70 hrs
hrs

Prepared By:

Tolga Kurtuluş Çapın

Revised By:

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