Computational MediaCMPM 25 Introduction to 3D Modeling

Introduces theory and techniques of 3D computer graphics. Topics include: capabilities of modern graphics hardware; 3D coordinate spaces; modeling with polygons; NURBS and subdivision surfaces; applying textures and materials; lighting; and simple effects. Students develop proficiency in 3D modeling via lectures and assignments focused on the use of a 3D modeling tool. (Formerly Computer Science 25, Introduction to Computer Graphics: 3D Modeling.)

Credits

5

General Education Code

PR-C

Quarter offered

Fall

Instructor

The Staff, Jim Whitehead, Christopher Yonge