This unit will look at the programming foundations of 2- and 3-dimensional graphics and animations. The mathematical and algorithmic techniques used in generating computer graphics and animations will be covered, as well as the programming methods to build the tools needed to implement them. Emphasis will be placed on object-oriented programming in C++ and on use of OpenGL and shader programming.
|Unit name||Computer Graphics and Animation: Principles and Programming|
|Faculty/School||College of Sciences and Engineering
School of Technology, Environments and Design
|Discipline||Information & Communication Technology|
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
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|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|2||2020: $1,190.00||2020: $2,402.00||020115|
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- KIT205 or KXT201 or KIT212 or KIT206
You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:
- KXT304, KXG262
Lectures: 2hrs/wk in weeks 1-13
50% exam, 50% in-semester (3 assignments worth 5%, 15%, 25%)
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