Faculty of Engineering and Mathematical Sciences 
Not logged in (login)


This forum is provided to promote discussion amongst students enrolled in Graphics and Animation (CITS3003).
RSS cloud
Jump to:

There are 51 articles from this person

51 of 306 articles shown, currently no other people reading this forum.

UWA week 24 - 1st semester, 1st exam week

photo Re: Equations and Mathematics (both)
Wed 10th Jun 2020, 10:00am, Naveed A.
ANONYMOUS wrote: Equations will not be a big component of the exam. However, you can expect a small fraction of marks dedicated to questions asking for simple expressions like A=BCD (as I've mentioned multiple times). And yes, all other content will be...
photo Re: Porject Marks (all 9)
Mon 8th Jun 2020, 5:22pm, Naveed A.
Great! Firstly, thanks for bringing the issue to my notice. I am glad that its fixed. Regarding feedback, for now, if you think that your marks are not according to your expectations, you can contact me on email. I can provide you with the marker's report....
photo Re: Used of papers allowed for finals? (both)
Mon 8th Jun 2020, 5:18pm, Naveed A.
No, you will not be allowed to have plain papers. All workings will need to be done on Examplify (you can use the notes section for that).
photo Re: Porject Marks (all 9)
Mon 8th Jun 2020, 5:08pm, Naveed A.
How about now? Are you able to see the marks now?
photo Re: Porject Marks (all 9)
Mon 8th Jun 2020, 3:38pm, Naveed A.
Are there also others facing the same issue (I am able to see everyone's marks just fine)?
photo Re: Final Exam Short Answer (both)
Mon 8th Jun 2020, 2:49pm, Naveed A.
I do not mean that you should not respond to a question with slide material - you definitely should if you think its the correct response. What I actually mean is that you can expect questions to be a little thought provoking. As an example, for many...
photo Project marks released
Mon 8th Jun 2020, 1:28pm, Naveed A.
Dear all, Your project marks have been released on csmarks. For a very few of you, there is late submission penalty because those students were late even after accounting for special considerations. We have carefully accounted for the issue experienced...
photo Re: Final exam content (all 4)
Mon 8th Jun 2020, 1:19pm, Naveed A.
Please see the announcement on exam contents.
photo Final exam structure and contents
Mon 8th Jun 2020, 1:16pm, Naveed A.
Dear all, Since I am still receiving questions regarding final exam structure and contents, let me provide the information that I can give you as this announcement. Structure: In terms of Marks, exam structure will be 10% MCQs and/or True/False. The...

UWA week 23 - 1st semester, study break

photo Re: Final exam content (all 4)
Sat 6th Jun 2020, 1:39pm, Naveed A.
No, this is not correct. The exam will cover the whole material almost uniformly. Since the project tested your understanding/skills with coding, you will not be asked to write any piece of code. You should expect questions to be more conceptual instead...
photo Re: Project Marks (both)
Sat 6th Jun 2020, 1:29pm, Naveed A.
Yes, the marks will be released before CITS 3003 exam. There are just a few students left for demo (special considerations). The marks will be released as soon as we are done with all submissions. Regards, Unit Coordinator
photo Re: Sample Exam (both)
Wed 3rd Jun 2020, 9:33am, Naveed A.
Hi, To understand the type of content, the best sample exam to look at is your mid-term test. Due to software- based setup, your exam is somewhat different from previous years. So, past exams may not serve as a good guide. Please also watch Lect 23 to...

UWA week 22 - 1st semester, week 12

photo Updated project demonstration schedule released
Sun 31st May 2020, 10:58am, Naveed A.
Dear all, Project demonstration schedule has been updated in Week-12 folder of CITS 3003 (LMS). The update is based on projects submitted until 10:00am 31/05/2020. If you think your ID should be there in the updated list but its not there, please contact...
photo Re: Absent from Project Demonstration. (all 10)
Thu 28th May 2020, 1:32pm, Naveed A.
5. 21988858 (16:10 slot on 27th May 2020)
photo On project demonstrations
Wed 27th May 2020, 5:57pm, Naveed A.
Dear all, Some of you might have been told in the demo that your submission was not received. This is not true. We have received everyone's submission who is giving the demo. The demo list was made out of the submitted projects. Due to large sizes...
photo Re: Will my grade mostly depends on demo? (both)
Tue 26th May 2020, 9:28pm, Naveed A.
Demo on your own machine will allow you to show the best version of your project. If its not working on your own/native machine (which you used to develop the code), it can not be expected to work on other machines as well. So, you can expect that the...
photo Project demonstration schedule released
Mon 25th May 2020, 3:28pm, Naveed A.
Dear all, For those who have submitted their project, demonstration schedule has been released. You can find the schedule in Week-12 folder of Weekly Modules for CITS 3003 in your LMS. The schedule notes your student ID, date, and time for your demo....
photo Announcements for week 12
Mon 25th May 2020, 9:48am, Naveed A.
Dear all, Please note the following for this week. - We will use this week's lab sessions for project demonstrations only. - There will be no Zoom lab sessions on Monday (25.05.20). - Lectures for this week will be released by Friday. - The last lecture...

UWA week 21 - 1st semester, week 11

photo Re: Demonstration time (both)
Fri 22nd May 2020, 11:31am, Naveed A.
Please see the most recent announcement. Thanks. Regards, UC
photo On project demonstration (FAQs)
Fri 22nd May 2020, 11:30am, Naveed A.
Dear all, We will utilise the next two weeks for project demonstrations. Below are my replies to queries you might have regarding the demo at this stage. Further information on demos will be released soon. How will the demo be conducted? You will demonstrate...
photo Re: References? (both)
Fri 22nd May 2020, 8:59am, Naveed A.
If you meant referencing in report, there is no particular style requirement. Use any that you like.
photo Submitting your project
Thu 21st May 2020, 3:27pm, Naveed A.
Dear all, For the project, there is no need to submit the folder of texture maps. We already have that folder. If you like, you can replace that folder with an empty folder with correct name. The marker can simply copy the texture maps in that folder...

UWA week 20 - 1st semester, week 10

photo Re: Information on Examplify (ExamSoft) (both)
Fri 15th May 2020, 3:42pm, Naveed A.  O.P.
Dear all, As you must already know that CITS 3003 will have software-based exam using Examplify (ExamSoft). I just wanted to bring to your attention the following useful URL for the support regarding ExamSoft(https://www.uwa.edu.au/students/Study- success/Student-support-for-online-exams)....
photo Information on Examplify (ExamSoft) (both)
Fri 15th May 2020, 3:39pm, Naveed A.
Dear all, As you must already know that CITS 3003 will have software based exam using Examplify (ExamSoft). I just wanted to bring to your attention the following useful URL for the support regarding ExamSoft(https://www.uwa.edu.au/students/Study- success/Student-support-for-online-exams)....
photo Re: Part J (c) (both)
Fri 15th May 2020, 10:44am, Naveed A.
Can you please attend a lab session to discuss with a Facilitator. Thanks. Regards, UC.
photo Re: The last zoom session (both)
Fri 15th May 2020, 10:25am, Naveed A.
The project deadline is 22.05.20. We will use the Zoom labs in the 12th week (and further extra sessions) for the demonstration purpose. It is likely that we will also have demonstration sessions in the week after that (following our usual schedule of...
photo Re: Examplify Mock Exam (all 5)
Fri 15th May 2020, 10:09am, Naveed A.
I hope the issue was resolved in time. Indeed, its the exam team that is handling the mock exam, not individual UCs. Its the same mock exam across all units. The following URL can be helpful if you are facing problems with ExamSoft/Examplify (https://www.uwa.edu.au/students/Study-success/Student-support-for-online-exams)...

UWA week 19 - 1st semester, week 9

photo Resources issue for the project
Tue 5th May 2020, 10:49am, Naveed A.
Dear all, As you know, the project deadline is fast approaching. I am glad to see that some of you have already made the submission. However, it appears that a few students may still be struggling with resources for the project. It has been brought...
photo Re: Azure Lab Access? (all 4)
Tue 5th May 2020, 9:51am, Naveed A.
Hi Logan, Thanks for the update. I've also received the reply from IT. Unfortunately, Azure lab solution is for overseas students only. Students in Australia are expected to access machines via Unidesk. However, IT is currently struggling to make both...
photo Re: Azure Lab Access? (all 4)
Mon 4th May 2020, 5:05pm, Naveed A.
Hi Logan, Thanks for bringing it up. In my understanding, you should have received an email directly from University IT regarding the Azure lab. I am mentioning it based on the instructions on the following URL https://www.uwa.edu.au/library/learning-online....

UWA week 18 - 1st semester, week 8

photo Password for Zoom labs
Fri 1st May 2020, 2:22pm, Naveed A.
Dear all, From now on you will need to enter a password for the Zoom labs. The scheduled labs will have the meeting ID 4434972922, and password 965969. You may also be able to access the labs using the following URL (and entering the pwd) https://uwa.zoom.us/j/4434972922?pwd=UnA1VytnK0NRdzVadVBjWGM0TFNIdz09...
photo Re: Part G (both)
Fri 1st May 2020, 9:46am, Naveed A.
Can you please attend a Zoom lab for the unit and discuss with the lab facilitator, showing your code. Varying does mean the opposite but the error may be resulting from something else. Regards Naveed
photo Re: MacOS ScrollWheel (all 11)
Fri 1st May 2020, 9:41am, Naveed A.
Is this problem faced by other Mac users as well? Has any of you been able to fix this issue? Please reply to this thread. Regards, Unit Coordinator.
photo Re: Lecture recording (both)
Fri 1st May 2020, 9:25am, Naveed A.
Hi, There is no second screen for the other lectures unfortunately. Only Lecture 14 had the projector video available. In other lectures, the lecturer is actually mainly referring to lecture theatre equipment (e.g. desk). No specialised equipment was...
photo Re: About project report (both)
Fri 1st May 2020, 9:18am, Naveed A.
ANONYMOUS wrote: You don't need to show the parts of the code in the report. Just describe it briefly. Students are allowed any OS that can cause different OpenGL versions and project setups etc. Hence, you are asked to put details specific to OS/OpenGL...

UWA week 16 - 1st semester, mid-semester break

photo Re: Project Jumpy Camera (all 11)
Wed 15th Apr 2020, 9:15am, Naveed A.
Thanks guys for pointing out this issue. You are allowed to share the fix. Regards, Unit Coordinator.

UWA week 15 - 1st semester, non-teaching week

photo Re: Project "improvements" limitation (both)
Wed 8th Apr 2020, 3:02pm, Naveed A.
Hi Matthew, Actually, you are allowed to do so. Just be careful though. You need to first ensure that your solution is doing what has been asked, and the rest are actually 'improvements'. Regards, Naveed
photo Re: Project Partners (both)
Wed 8th Apr 2020, 1:36pm, Naveed A.
ANONYMOUS wrote: You are encouraged to discuss among yourselves the principles and problems. It should not stop you from teaching and learning concepts. However, to allow group work, the project scope will have to increase considerably. This is resulting...
photo Project released
Tue 7th Apr 2020, 1:33pm, Naveed A.
Dear all, I hope you are doing well. The programming project for the unit has now been released. Please visit the labs OR lectures page of the unit website to access it (or simply use the URL http://teaching.csse.uwa.edu.au/units/CITS3003/labsheet.php?...
photo No zoom sessions during break (reminder)
Mon 6th Apr 2020, 2:28pm, Naveed A.
Dear students, I hope all of you are doing good and staying safe. I just wanted to remind you that this week and the week to follow (i.e. from 06.04.20 to 17.04.20) there will be no scheduled lab/consultation Zoom sessions due to the tuition free week....
photo Re: Color in pipeline (both)
Mon 6th Apr 2020, 2:21pm, Naveed A.
Raterization results in fragments, where a fragment is later used to compute the final data for a pixel in the output frame buffer. The output from a fragment shader contains the list of colors for the color buffers. So, coloring is associated more to...
photo Re: Stop examplify petition (both)
Mon 6th Apr 2020, 2:11pm, Naveed A.
Kindly use this forum only to discuss matters specific to CITS 3003. Please refrain from using it for promoting petitions. Thank you. Regards, Unit Coordinator

UWA week 14 - 1st semester, week 6

photo Re: Mid-term test and its solution (both)
Thu 2nd Apr 2020, 4:26pm, Naveed A.  O.P.
Dear students, I hope all of you are doing well. As promised, the mid-term test and its solution are now available on the unit website (Lecture Slides page). The solution is provided as a reference for those who would like to mark their solutions themselves....
photo Mid term test and its solution (both)
Thu 2nd Apr 2020, 4:24pm, Naveed A.
Dear students, I hope all of you are doing well. As promised, the mid-term test and its solution are now available on the unit website (Lecture Slides page). The solution is provided as a reference for those who would like to mark their solutions themselves....

UWA week 13 - 1st semester, week 5

photo Re: Mac OS setup (all 5)
Fri 27th Mar 2020, 3:01pm, Naveed A.
In case you are interested in installing ubuntu/linux on virtual machine, you are welcome to join the lab session. Its currently live 2-4pm Friday. Please keep the iso of the os with you, as it takes long to download and we have limited time.
photo Re: Event Mode vs Request Mode (all 3)
Tue 24th Mar 2020, 1:21pm, Naveed A.
A computer has a number of input devices such as keyboard and mouse. These devices contain a trigger which can be used to send a signal to the OS. For the request input mode, the input is provided to the program only when the user triggers the device (e.g....

UWA week 12 - 1st semester, week 4

photo On how to join and operate in online lab sessions.
Sun 22nd Mar 2020, 12:37pm, Naveed A.
Dear all, As you know, we are shifting to online mode from Monday 23.03.20. You will be able to access online lab sessions for CITS 3003 via Zoom. To access, you will need to do the following: We will setup a Zoom meeting during each scheduled lab session....
photo Changes to unit for online mode shift (important)
Fri 20th Mar 2020, 9:40am, Naveed A.
Dear students, As you are aware that from Monday (23.03.20) we are shifting to online mode of teaching. As a result of this move, the following changes will apply to CITS 3003. (1) Lectures: There will be no lectures in the lecture theater. You will...
photo Re: Why are vectors considered as columns in matrices? (both)
Fri 20th Mar 2020, 9:30am, Naveed A.
Each column and each row of a matrix 'can' be considered as a vector. It is generally more helpful in linear algebra computation and understanding to think of a matrix as an arrangement of column vectors. This has to do with the sub-spaces formed by column...
photo Re: Does the coronavirus situation change anything to the course? (both)
Thu 19th Mar 2020, 12:43pm, Naveed A.
There are going to be changes in assessments. Announcement in this regard will come soon. For the time being, you can assume that there will be no graded mid- term test in week 6. Please keep an eye out for the announcements from CITS3003 in the next couple...

UWA week 11 - 1st semester, week 3

photo Re: Project Libraries (both)
Mon 9th Mar 2020, 10:33am, Naveed A.
The project will be evaluated using PCs in Labs assigned to the unit. There will be no restriction on the libraries per se, other than their smooth compilation on Lab PCs. It will be recommended that you test your solution on Lab PCs.
This Page

Program written by: [email protected]
Feedback welcome
Last modified: 11:27am Sep 21 2020