School of Computer Science

Module 19339 (2011)

Module description - Computational Vision

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Module Title Computational Vision
School School of Computer Science
Module Code 06-19339
Level 2/I
Member of Staff Hamid Dehghani
Semester Semester 2 - 10 credits

2 hrs lectures per week, 1 hr lab/exercise class


On successful completion of this module, the student should be able to:

  • make informed choices about which sort of algorithms to apply to solve specific problems
  • use standard vision libraries or software to construct working vision systems
  • apply algorithms to simplified problems by hand
  • discuss the advantages and drawbacks of different methods, explaining their working
  • Sessional: 1.5 hr examination (70%), continuous assessment (30%).
  • Supplementary: By examination only.
Algorithms for Image Processing and Computer Vision J. R. Parker John Wiley & Sons
Computer Vision Dana Ballard & Chris Brown Prentice Hall
Computer Vision: A Modern Approach David Forsyth & Jean Ponce Prentice Hall