CS5188 - Virtual Reality Technologies and Applications

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Computer Science
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
CS2303 or CS3334 or EE3206
Course Offering Term*:
Semester B 2018/19

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

Virtual reality emphasizes on the construction of interactive 3D virtual/mixed environments, and how to interact within such environments through different sensory channels, such as audio, vision and gesture.  Virtual Reality has many applications.  The most popular ones include 3D computer games and virtual walkthrough, which have attracted a lot of attention.  This course aims at introducing both basic and advanced virtual reality techniques and their applications.  It also discusses human factors and evaluation techniques for virtual reality applications.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 50%
Examination: 50%
Examination Duration: 2 hours
Detailed Course Information


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