Digital Media Fundamentals (COMP5114)
UNIT OF STUDY
Digital media has become indispensable our heterogeneous computing and communication environment. This unit provides an overview of creating, processing, manipulating, and compressing digital media which mainly include image, audio and video. It introduces principles and current techniques such as multimedia data acquisition, analysis, processing and compression and management. It also elaborates different multimedia coding standards, various multimedia systems and cutting-edge multimedia applications such as web media.
Our courses that offer this unit of study
- Master of Information Technology (valid for 2014 only)
- Master of Information Technology Management (valid for 2014 only)
- Graduate Certificate in Information Technology
- Graduate Certificate in Museum and Heritage Studies
- Graduate Diploma in Museum and Heritage Studies
- Master of Museum and Heritage Studies
Further unit of study information
One 2 hour lecture and one 1 hour tutorial per week.
Through semester assessment (50%), Final Exam (50%)
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