Course: Multimedia

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Course title Multimedia
Course code USII/PMUL
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Lesson
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study 3
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 2
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory-optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Fabián Petr, doc. Ing. CSc.
  • Filipová Jana, Ing.
Course content
Characteristics and requirements of multimedia applications. Computer platforms and technologies for multimedia. Multimedia system navigation. Hypertext, hypermedia. Links, bookmarks, selected words. Application structure and creation. Types of author systems. Basics of text usage. Characteristics of sound and its usage, digitalisation. Digital sound, standard MIDI. Characteristics of graphics: vector and raster graphics. Colour models. Graphical digitalisation. Animation and its basic technologies. Video and its usage. Video codex and formats. Multimedia information compression. Strategies for multimedia application development. Case studies.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing), Work with text (with textbook, with book), Methods of individual activities
Learning outcomes
The aim of the course is to acquaint the students with the basics of creating multimedia applications and the basic attributes of individual media components.
Students will be able to apply the methods of creating single components, as well as methods of their integration into the final application using author systems.
Prerequisites
unspecified

Assessment methods and criteria
Written examination, Home assignment evaluation, Student performance assessment

Assignment: completion and successful defence of two projects with a success rate of at least 60 %, written tests throughout the semester. The assignment consists of 50 % project result and 50 % written test result.
Recommended literature
  • Fabián, P. Multimediálne informačné systémy. EDIS Žilina, 1998.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Economics and Administration Regional and Information Management (2014) Economy 3 Winter
Faculty of Economics and Administration Regional and Information Management (2013) Economy 3 Winter
Faculty of Economics and Administration Regional and Information Management (2015) Economy 3 Winter