CMT1001 - Introduction to Multimedia

Year of Study:1
Credit Units: 3
Duration: 45hours
Prerequisites: Nil
Module Description
This module aims to provide students with a solid foundation in digital media. It covers the fundamental principles of digital representation of multimedia. Students are expected to understand the issues concerning the human perception of sound and visual information, and be able to identify and describe various audio, image and video formats.
Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this module, students should be able to:

  1. explain the fundamental principles of digital representation of multimedia;

  2. explain the issues concerning the human perception of sound and visual information;

  3. identify and describe audio, image, and video formats; and

  4. explain different data compression techniques.