COSC363-21S1 (C) Semester One 2021

Computer Graphics

15 points

Details:
Start Date: Monday, 22 February 2021
End Date: Sunday, 27 June 2021
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 7 March 2021
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 14 May 2021

Description

This course focuses on all aspects of fundamental computer graphics methods, including three-dimensional object representations, transformations, projections and rendering algorithms. The theoretical bases and implementation aspects of illumination and reflection models, texture mapping techniques and ray tracing are also covered. The course aims to provide a good foundation of OpenGL programming for the development of graphics applications using both fixed-function and programmable pipelines. The course also gives an introduction to WebGL programming.

Pre-requisites

(1) ENCE260, (2) 30 points of 200-level Computer Science, (3) 15 points of 100-level MATH/STAT/EMTH (MATH120) recommended). MATH101 is not acceptable.

Timetable 2021

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Wednesday 09:00 - 10:00 C3 Lecture Theatre
22 Feb - 4 Apr
26 Apr - 6 Jun
Lecture B
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Friday 11:00 - 12:00 A2 Lecture Theatre
22 Feb - 28 Mar
26 Apr - 6 Jun
Computer Lab A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Wednesday 10:00 - 12:00 Jack Erskine 131 Lab 1
22 Feb - 4 Apr
26 Apr - 6 Jun
02 Wednesday 16:00 - 18:00 Jack Erskine 131 Lab 1
22 Feb - 4 Apr
26 Apr - 6 Jun
03 Thursday 10:00 - 12:00 Jack Erskine 131 Lab 1
22 Feb - 4 Apr
26 Apr - 6 Jun
04 Friday 16:00 - 18:00 Jack Erskine 131 Lab 1
22 Feb - 28 Mar
26 Apr - 6 Jun
05 Monday 16:00 - 18:00 Jack Erskine 131 Lab 1
22 Feb - 4 Apr
3 May - 6 Jun

Course Coordinator

Ramakrishnan Mukundan

Assessment

Assessment Due Date Percentage  Description
Assignment One 01 Apr 2021 20%
Assignment Two 03 Jun 2021 20%
Quizzes 10% 10 Quizzes comprising of 1% each. Held in week 2 to week 11.
Final Exam 50%

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $877.00

International fee $4,438.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

Minimum enrolments

This course will not be offered if fewer than 10 people apply to enrol.

For further information see Computer Science and Software Engineering .

All COSC363 Occurrences

  • COSC363-21S1 (C) Semester One 2021