Multimedia Design and Applications
Module code: 919G5
Level 7 (Masters)
15 credits in spring teaching
Teaching method: Lecture, Laboratory
Assessment modes: Coursework
You will examine how modern computing systems manage, deliver and present multimedia such as audio, video, and interactive grapics. Topics that you will study include:
- information coding
- multimedia hardware
- networked multimedia
- interface design
- multimedia applications.
Module learning outcomes
- Show a systematic understanding of the basic principles behind human perception of visual and audio information and apply this knowledge to the evaluation of mechanisms for storage of this media.
- Critique the latest digital media production and distribution technology.
- Identify, explain and analyse the technological basis of the capture, display, storage and transmission of video, image and graphical based multimedia.
- Produce well-designed interactive web based content.