Courses & Units

3D Games Programming KIT309

Introduction

This unit will introduce students to a number of topics related to 3D games programming. Students will learn about: low level game engine programming by extending a basic rendering framework; high level game logic programming by writing scripts to implement character behaviours; and GPU shader programming by writing and modifying shader programs to implement lighting, shadows and other effects.

Summary

Unit name 3D Games Programming
Unit code KIT309
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School Faculty of SET, AMC, IMAS
School of Engineering & ICT
Discipline Computing and Information Systems
Coordinator

Robert Ollington

Level Advanced
Available as student elective? Yes
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

This unit is currently unavailable.

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Fees

Domestic

Band Field of Education
2 020115

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Requisites

Prerequisites

Mutual Exclusions

You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:

  • KXG363, KIT409

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

3hrs lectures (weeks 1-10, 13), 2hr laboratory classes

Assessment

50% exam, 50% in-semester (3 assignments worth 15%, 15%, 20%)

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Textbooks

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