Course code
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Course title in Estonian
Course title in English
ECTS credits
approximate amount of contact lessons
Teaching semester
autumn - spring
Assessment form
lecturer of 2020/2021  Autumn semester
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lecturer of 2020/2021  Spring semester
lecturer not assigned
Course aims
The objective of the course is to provide theoretical knowledge (basics of design etc) and practical skills for the creation multimedia based software using different authoring tools and existing media files.
Brief description of the course
The nature and concept of multimedia. Authoring tools. Basic principals of design. Text (fonts and styles, usage). Use of computer graphics. Colors (color theory, color space, usage). Creating multimedia based software using technologies as Flash or Silverlight . Course consists of seminar type lectures and practical classes where students are expected to be actively involved.
Independent work
In addition every student must submit individual assignment, where (s)he demonstrates the ability and skill of creation of multimedia based applications.
Learning outcomes in the course
After this course student knows and understands the concept of multimedia; basic design principles; the nature and usage of different types of digital media. Student can choose multimedia elements appropriate for his or her aims; can use at least one multimedia authoring tool and create multimedia based applications.
Assessment methods
Exam. Prerequisite for access to exam is active participation at lectures. To pass exam, students must timely submit their individual assignments (50% of grade) and pass written test (50% of grade).
Andrus Rinde
Additional information
Basic knowledge and skills of using ICT (i.e. IFI6001.DT – Effective Computer Usage)
Replacement literature
Andrus Rinde loengumaterjale:; Jeff Burger. The Desktop Multimedia Bible; Ainet pole võimalik läbida vaid asenduskirjanduse alusel!