Academic Catalog

CNG477 INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTER GRAPHICS

Course Code: 3550477
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 6.0
Department: Computer Engineering
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Assoc.Prof.Dr. YELZ YELADA
Offered Semester: Fall Semesters.
Prerequisite: Set 1: 3550213
The course set above should be completed before taking CNG477 INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTER GRAPHICS .

Course Content

Hardware and software components of graphics systems. Output and filled-data primitives. Forrier analysis, convolution, sampling, quantization, aliasing, 2D and 3D geometric transformations.

Two-dimentional viewing. Three-dimentional viewing: Viewing pipeline, viewing parameters, projections, viewing transformations, clipping. Visible surface detection. Introduction to illumination models and surface rendering.