IE501914 - Computer Graphics 2


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Portfolio assessment
Grade: Letters

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Portfolio assessment 100/100

Course content

This course builds on the theory introduced in Computer Graphics I. In addition, students will learn how to apply this theory using advanced graphics engine. • Introduction of tools and libraries for computer graphics. • Graphics programming. • Graphics primitives. • Structure of a scene. • Graphics pipeline. • Shaders. • Cameras. • Lights. • Raster and vector graphics in 2D and 3D. • 3D viewing and perspective projections. • Rasterization. • Texturing. • Colours. • Lighting models.

Learning outcome

Knowledge: • Have knowledge of selected topics in computer graphics. • Have knowledge of algorithms and data structures used in computer graphics. Skills: • Be able to demonstrate programming skills in advanced graphics engine. • Be able to create interactive computer graphics using advanced graphics engine. General competence: • Have general knowledge about the subject's possibilities and limitations. • Have competence to analyze and communicate research questions within the field of computer graphics. • Have general knowledge required to contribute to innovation in the field of computer graphics.

Learning methods and activities

Lectures, exercises, and discussions in groups and in plenum, and practical laboratory work. Mandatory exercises: 1-3 mandatory assignments that must be passed to gain admission to the examination.

Compulsory assignments

  • Mandatory assignments

Further on evaluation

The portfolio consists of a predefined number (3-10) of theoretical and project assignments. The assessment is an overall evaluation of the portfolio.

Specific conditions

Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Master in engineering in Simulation and Visualization (880MVS)

Required previous knowledge

IE500217 Computer Graphics I

Course materials

Course literature will be announced at the start of the course.

More on the course



Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Second degree level


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2022

Language of instruction: English

Location: Ålesund

Subject area(s)
  • Graphics/Image Processing
  • Engineering Subjects
Contact information


Examination arrangement: Portfolio assessment

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Autumn ORD Portfolio assessment 100/100





Room Building Number of candidates
Spring ORD Portfolio assessment 100/100
Room Building Number of candidates
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.

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