2013-2015 Undergraduate Catalog

CSC 450 Advanced Computer Graphics

Introduction to a high-level 3-D renderer, the animation process, and advanced computer graphics topics. Majority devoted to learning 3-D modeling and animation techniques using a 3-D renderer, including topics such as object modeling, lighting, and key framing. Additional topics may include shadow generation, object interaction, and the comparison of various graphics APIs. Projects will involve modeling with a 3-D renderer as well as a standard graphics package (e.g., OpenGL). Prerequisite: Completion of CSC 350 with a C or better.