Multimedia Systems 7.5 Credits

Second cycle, M7001E
Course syllabus valid: Autumn 2011 Sp 2 - Present
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Syllabus established
by the Department of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering 28 Feb 2007

Last revised
by Jonny Johansson HUL, SRT 07 Oct 2011

Education level
Second cycle
Grade scale
G U 3 4 5
Media Technology
Subject group (SCB)
Computer Technology

Entry requirements

General entry requirements, second cycle

Specific entry

Assumes general Java programming knowledge of both graphical and non graphical applications (D0010E).

Alternative to completed courses can be corresponding knowledge acquired through work within the IT sector.

More information about English language requirements

Course Aim
The student should be able to create a distributed system of computers in networks for global distribution of different media for human communikation and consumption if realtime media.

The course gives knowledge about multimedia components, systems and applications with an emphasis on networked computers as conveyors of real-time information. The course an overview of multimedia applications and systems with emphasis on real-time distributed systems, time dependent media, coding and compression, systems and software architectures, multi-modal communication systems.

Lectures, seminars, and laborations/project.

Home exam, assignments (laborations/project) and seminars. The final grade will be based on all parts of the course.

The course had earlier the code SMD151, but got a new code when the level was changed. The course can therefore not be combined with the credits for SMD151.

Karl Andersson

Literature. Valid from Autumn 2011 Sp 2 (May change until 10 weeks before course start)
Fundamentals of Multimedia av Ze-Nian Li and Mark S. Drew
ISBN: 0130618721
- OH-material presented at the lessons.

Course offered by
Department of Computer Science, Electrical and Space Engineering

0001Take-home examination3.0G U 3 4 5
0002Laboratory work3.0G U 3 4 5
0003Seminar1.5G U 3 4 5

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