Undergraduate Catalog 2020-2021

CSC 470 Introductory Computer Graphics(RNL)

4 hours; 4 credits. Introduction to the basic concepts and techniques of interactive computer graphics including the hardware and software components of computer graphics systems and mathematical handling of graphical objects. Algorithms for two-dimensional and three-dimensional graphics: windowing, clipping, and transformations. Viewing with parallel and perspective projections. Possible additional topics include: curves and surface modeling; realistic rendering (shading with illumination and material, shadowing, reflection and surface texturing). Prerequisite: CSC 326 with a grade of C or higher.