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Area/Catalogue
COMP 4010

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

Note: This offering may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.

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Course ID
013676

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

Second Semester
(Study Period 5)
Course owner

Course owner
UniSA STEM

Course aim

To introduce students to the theory of virtual reality and the practical application of the theory in building virtual environments.

Course content

The course combines the investigation of theory and practical aspects of virtual reality. The course includes the following: an introduction to virtual reality, an overview of the current technology supporting virtual reality, interaction techniques for virtual reality, and how to construct fully immersive virtual environments.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
Group 1
Students must have completed one of the following courses:
COMP 2012 Data Structures Essentials
COMP 2033 UO Applied Data Structures

The course listed above or equivalent, and assumed knowledge of Java programming.

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Lecture 2 hours x 13 weeks
Computer Practical 1 hour x 12 weeks
Directed Study N/A x 13 weeks
EXTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES, ONLINE
External N/A x 13 weeks

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Programming 1000 words 30% N/A
Programming 1000 words 30% N/A
Project 2500 words 40% N/A
EXTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES, ONLINE
Programming 1000 words 30% N/A
Programming 1000 words 30% N/A
Project 2500 words 40% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
To determine the fee for this course as part of a Commonwealth Supported program, go to:
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
Non-award tuition fees are set by the university. To determine the cost of this course, go to:
How to determine the relevant non award tuition fee. (Opens new window)

Not all courses are available on all of the above bases, and students must check to ensure that they are permitted to enrol in a particular course.

* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note: all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation.

Course Coordinators

Mr Adam Drogemuller
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UniSA STEM

Degrees this course is offered in

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