CSC 4565/5565 Introduction to Computer
Graphics

**Instructor: Dr. Min Choi**

Office: Lawrence St. Center LW812

Class: Mon, Wed 3:30-4:45pm

Office Hour: M 2-3:30PM W 2-3:30PM

Teaching Assistant: To be announced

**Prerequisites **

CSC3412 Algorithms, C/C++ Programming, Math 3191 Linear Algebra

**Course Objectives**

The aim of the course is to develop understanding of and gain experience
with the basic techniques of interactive computer graphics. There will be
substantial emphasis on 3D graphics and on developing proficiency in OpenGL
graphics programming. We will cover much of the material in the textbook,
though not in the order presented in the book.

### Topics

- OpenGL
- 2D interaction
- Graphics primitives
- Viewing and projection
- Surface rendering
- Illumination model
- Curve and curved surface
- Texture mapping
- Ray tracing
- Graphics hardware

**Textbooks**

Computer Graphics with OpenGL (4th edition)

by Hearn & Baker

**Publisher:** Pearson; 4 edition (November 19, 2010)

**ISBN-10:** 0136053580

**ISBN-13:** 978-0136053583