Course detail

Modelling in 3D

FAST-NUB021Acad. year: 2020/2021

Working in 3D space: managing views and visual styles, working with viewports and coordinate systems.
Using of drawing and modifying commands in space.
3D modelling – basic solids, solids and surfaces generated by curves, surfaces derived from surfaces, meshes.
Modifying 3D objects.
Photorealistic displaying: materials, lights, shadows, scenes, rendering.


Institute of Computer Aided Engineering and Computer Science (AIU)

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Advanced skills in drawing documentation.
Working skills of 3D objects modelling and their visualization.


Modeling in 2D in CAD systems.


Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Not applicable.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Not applicable.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Not applicable.

Language of instruction


Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

1. The introduction to course and 3D modelling.
2. Simple surfaces.
3. Meshes.
4. Basic solids and their modifing.
5. Materials.
6. Modelling objects from curves
7. Surfaces derived from other surfaces.
8. Projection curves on surfaces, sections.
9. Perspective, cameras, animations.
10. Lights, shadows, rendering.


Modelling in 3D space, basics of rendering

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

Extent and forms are specified by guarantor’s regulation updated for every academic year.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme NPC-GK Master's, 2. year of study, winter semester, 4 credits, compulsory-optional

Type of course unit



13 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer


26 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer