Ternopil Ivan Puluj National Technical University

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Computer Graphics


1. Educational programs for which discipline is mandatory:

# Educational stage Broad field Major Educational program Course(s) Semester(s)
1 bachelor's 12. Інформаційні технології 122. Комп’ютерні науки та інформаційні технології (бакалавр) 1 1

2. The course is offered as elective for all levels of higher education and all educational programs.

3. Information about the author of the course

Full name Захарчук Олена Павлівна
Academic degree PhD
Academic title Prof.
Link to the teacher`s page on the official website of the department
Е-mail (in the domain

4. Information about the course

Study hours structure Lectures: 16
Practical classes: 32
Laboratory classes: 0

Amount of hours for individual work: 0
ECTS credits: 2
Teaching language english
Form of final examination credit
Link to an electronic course on the e-learning platform of the university

5. Program of discipline

Description of academic discipline, its goals, subject of study and learning outcomes

The purpose of teaching the discipline is: to acquire skills of low-level programming of computer graphics elements, to create correct geometric and realistic images on the computer screen. To acquaint students with the principles of building modern graphic systems, mastering the algorithmic foundations of two- and three-dimensional graphics, to acquire skills of creating graphic images.

Contents of the academic discipline

Lectures (titles/topics)

Topic 1. General guidelines for executing the drawings. The objectives of the topic "Engineering Graphics". Basic requirements for executing the drawings formats, scales, lines, drawing fonts, graphical notation materials in sections, dimentioning.
Topic 2. Image on technical drawings. Design of objects. The main planes of projections. Views, sections cuts.
Topic 3. Building plan execution. Modular coordination of dimensions in construction. General rules of construction drawings graphic design. Implementation of buildings plans. Stair drawing. Conventional graphic plans of building structures and their elements.
Topic 4. Computer graphics types. What is computer graphics? Raster and vector graphics. Raster graphics. Vector graphics. Fractal graphics. 3D graphics. What is computer graphics used for? Who invented computer graphics? Basic classes of computer graphics.
Topic 5. Colour models. RGB, CMYK, Index mode, Grayscale mode, Bitmap mode, HSB. File Formats..
Topic 6. 3D Graphics. What is 3D graphics. Methods of 3D modeling (parametric, polygonal, spline and NURBS modeling). Plugins. Materials. Light. Visualization.

Practical classes (topics)

1 AutoCAD system capabilities and program interface. Organization of work. Create and manage drawing files. Coordinate systems. Select objects. Object snaps and drawing modes. Graphic primitives of the AutoCAD. Editing tools.
2 Working with layers. Properties of layers. Text creation and text styles. Dimensioning in AutoCAD.
3 Execution and verification of individual graphic tasks GT-1 in AutaCAD
4 Execution and verification of individual graphic tasks GT-2 in AutaCAD
5 Construction of coordinate axes, walls, doors and windows and stairs in AutaCAD Architecture.
6 Construction of a 3-dimensional model of a 1-storey building
Construction of plans, sections and facades of the created model of the building.
7 Execution and verification of individual graphic tasks GT-3 in AutaCAD Architecture
8 CorelDRAW interface and capabilities. Working with documents. Toolbar. Working with objects in CorelDRAW. Object editing tools. Working with text, working with layers. The basis of working with effects. Finishing for printing. Approval of individual graphic tasks GT-4.
9 Execution and verification of individual graphic tasks GT-4 in CorelDRAW.
10 Photoshop graphics editor interface. Image processing. Image layers. Color models and modes.
11 Selection of areas. Transformation of the selected area. Create color. Fill areas. Drawing and deleting tools. Tone image correction. Color correction.
12 Mask and alpha channels. Vector outlines. Entering and editing text. Editing tools. Filters of effects and deformations. Print image output.
13 Execution and verification of individual graphic tasks GT-5.
14 Introduction to three-dimensional graphics. Basic principles of operation in 3ds max. Modeling. Creating three-dimensional draving.
15 Texturing the object. Stage lighting. Virtual cameras. Visualization of the finished scene.
16 Execution and verification of individual graphic tasks GT-6.
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