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Digital Multi Media

Code

IT-DIM1

Version

1.0

Offered by

ICT Engineering

ECTS

5

Prerequisites

Main purpose

To introduce students to basic principles of each media type - text, graphics, audio, animation and video - describing their digitization and progressing onto issues that arises when media are combined.

Knowledge

Skills

Competences

Having completed this course, students should have profound knowledge of:
• Computer Graphics
• Design Principles for multimedia
• Video, Animation and Sound
• XML and Multimedia

Topics

• Vector Graphics
• Bitmapped Images
• Colour
• Animation
• Video
• Sound
• XML and Multimedia (SVG)
• Visual Design

Teaching methods and study activities

Acquired workload for students is estimated to 137,5 hours – incl. examination and working on course project.

Resources

Digital Multimedia 5th Edition, Nigel Chapman & Jenny Chapman

Evaluation

Internal examination.
The evaluation of the course is based on course work (50%) and the oral exam (50%) at the end of the course.

Examination

Oral examination. Approximately 20 minutes (including discussion of examinee’s performance). The exam is in two parts. First part is a presentation and discussion of selected parts of the course work. Second part is based on a drawn question from the course syllabus​.

Grading criteria

According to the 7-point grading scale.

Mark 12:
Awarded to students who have shown excellent comprehension of the above-mentioned competences. A few minor errors and shortfalls are acceptable.

Mark 02
Awarded to students for the just acceptable level of comprehension of the required competences.

Additional information

Responsible

Allan Henriksen

Valid from

2/1/2012 12:00:00 AM

Course type

6. semester
Elective for the specialization Cross Media
Electives

Keywords

Multimedia, Bitmapped graphics, Vector graphics, Animation, Video, Sound, SVG, Visual Design