Montana Tech of The University of Montana
Computer Science & Software Engineering

CSCI 441
Computer Graphics
Spring 2018


Description: This is a programming and math intensive course which develops the fundamental concepts and algorithms used in computer graphics from first principals. Prerequisites: CSCI 332 and M 333.
Instructor: Michele Van Dyne
(406) 496-4855
Museum 204B (second floor, behind and to the left of Tami's office)
Office hours: MF 2:00-3:00, W 1:00-2:00.
Classes: Monday, Wednesday, Friday 12:00 - 12:50pm Classroom: CBB 105
Resources: Textbook Computer Graphics Programming in OpenGL with Java by V. Scott Gordon and John Clevenger
Class web page
Moodle for grades and assignment submission.
Software Java JDK Download
GraphicsLib3D .zip file
See your textbook, pages 3-5, for specific installation instructions
Evaluation: Exams 30%
Assignments 50%
Project 20%
Staff discretion (participation and extra-credit) ±?%
Late policy: Exams must be taken at the scheduled date and time. No make up exams will be given without a (very) valid reason.
See the assignments page for the late policy regarding assignments.
NOTE: Assignment due dates are per the assignments page, submission deadlines on Moodle are not maintained or relevant.
Academic honesty: Cheating will not be tolerated and can result in failure of the course. Submitted work must be entirely your own work. Under no circumstances should you copy another person's code. Exams are to be strictly your own effort. Unless specified, no electronic devices are allowed in written exams.
Any student who may need an accommodation due to a disability, please make an appointment to see me during my office hours. A letter from a Montana Tech Disability Coordinator authorizing your accommodations is needed.

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