Web Multimedia

Description

Multimedia on the Web is already central to e-business, entertainment and education. With broadband delivery and real-time immersive environments escalating, the application of Web Multimedia is set to explode. This course provides an introduction to the area of Multimedia on the World Wide Web. It will attract students from diverse backgrounds who are interested in the multidisciplinary nature of the creative professions and who are looking for a career in the applications of new media.

Availability

Callaghan Campus

  • Semester 1 - 2015

Ourimbah

  • Semester 1 - 2015

UoN Singapore

  • Trimester 2 - 2015 (Singapore)

Learning Outcomes

1. Have gained skills in the development of multimedia content for the Web;

2. Have improved their ability to conceive, design and construct Web pages;

3. Have gained an improved general understanding of the screen language of the Web; and

4. Have developed an ability to critically appraise their own and the work of others.

Content

This course will explore the creation of multimedia content for the World Wide Web. Topics will include:

  1. Pixel-based and vector-based animation.
  2. Audio files in various formats.
  3. Moving images and interactive sequences.
  4. Narrative web design theory.
  5. Interactive web design theory.
  6. Website and project management.
  7. Aspects of Communication theory.

Assumed Knowledge

60 units at 1000 level including CMNS1000 or DESN1300 or INFT1004.

Assessment Items

Presentation: Presentations - Individual

Tutorial / Laboratory Exercises: Laboratory Exercises

Quiz: Online Quiz

Project: Final Project

Contact Hours

Computer Lab

Face to Face On Campus 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term

Lecture

Face to Face On Campus 1 hour(s) per Week for Full Term