FIRST YEAR SEMINAR COURSE OFFERING

Creating Software Animations

Professor: A. Milewski

Term: Fall

Year: 2011

Course Code: FY-101-SE01

This course provides a broad overview of the Computer Science and Software Engineering disciplines, and prepares students for technology and software-oriented courses that they may take by teaching them how to develop software animations that are closely related to gaming and motion picture animation. Topics covered include: programming concepts and object-oriented design; animation programming; computer architecture; programming languages; compilers; operating systems; and problem solving in the context of software. The course will also sharpen higher-level academic skills, enhance awareness of professionalism and ethical issues, and facilitate a successful transition to university life.

Lab Fee: The laboratory fee for this course will cover the cost for regular maintenance/upgrades for laboratory computers needed to run the animation programming software.