Course syllabus

Computer Graphics

EDA221, 7,5 credits, G2 (First Cycle)

Valid for: 2012/13
Decided by: Education Board 1
Date of Decision: 2012-03-19

General Information

Elective for: C4, D4, D4-bg, E4, E4-bg, F4, F4-bg, L5-gi, Pi4, Pi4-ssr
Language of instruction: The course might be given in English


To give a fundamental understanding of methods and techniques for 3D computer graphics and practical experience of graphics programming.

Learning outcomes

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Competences and skills
For a passing grade the student must


Construction of geometric objects. Describing and calculating object movement. User interaction. Translation of geometries in 3D space to the screen. Models of light and surface materials. Mapping and buffer techniques.

Examination details

Grading scale: TH
Assessment: Written examination and completed course assignments. To qualify for the written examination students must have completed the assignments. The final grade of the course is based on the result of the written examination.


Admission requirements:

The number of participants is limited to: No
The course overlaps following course/s: EDA220

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Contact and other information

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