3 Cr. (Hrs.:3 Lec.)
This is a programming and math intensive course which develops the fundamental concepts and algorithms used in computer graphics from first principles. Prerequisite: CSCI 332 and M 333 (2nd)
Course generally offered spring (2nd) semester.
E1. The student should have a solid understanding of trigonometry and linear algebra (M 333).
E2. The student should be able to program fluently in C (CSCI 332).
R1. Students understand the conceptual framework for graphics applications and can organize program code within that framework.
R2. Students are proficient in using a graphics API to write programs for graphics applications, including image generation and manipulation.
R3. Students understand different input and output graphic devices and can explain the differences between vector and raster displays.