Introduction to Multimedia
Queen Mary, University of London
Area of Study
Computer Info Systems, Electronics Engineering, Information Technologies
Taught In English
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Recommended U.S. Semester Credits4
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units6
Hours & Credits
This module unit focuses on the basics concepts on multimedia systems. It introduces the student to the building elements of multimedia computing and their relation with human perception.
By the end of the module students should be able to:
* understand the difference between analogue and digital
* cover the underlying theory of quantisation and sampling for audio, images and video
* learn the high-level functioning of the human year and human eye
* understand the different colour space representations
* understand how to characterise different media through their features
* study practical examples of multimedia systems
Assessment: 70.0% Examination, 22.0% Practical, 8.0% Coursework
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