VISST 3342

VISST 3342

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2020-2021.

Our present technology allows us to transmit and display information through a variety of media. To make the most of these media channels, it is important to consider the limitations and abilities of the human observer. The course considers a number of applied aspects of human perception with an emphasis on the display of visual information. Topics include "three-dimensional" display systems, color theory, spatial and temporal limitations of the visual systems, attempts at subliminal communication, and "visual" effects in film and television.

When Offered Spring.

Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: PSYCH 2050 is highly recommended.

Distribution Category (KCM-AS, ETM-AS)

Comments Four credit option is by permission of instructor and involves a project or term paper.

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Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  • 18894VISST 3342  LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid-Online and In Person
    Hybrid: rotational in-person attendance to be determined by instructor.
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  • 20968VISST 3342  LEC 002

    • TROnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Field, D

  • Instruction Mode: Online