Courses Catalogue

Graphics And Multimedia Applications

COURSE CODE: ITE 2203
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 4
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Information Technology, B.Sc
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: School of Mathematics and Computing
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Course Description

Course Description:

This course unit is designed to provide students with technical skills and a strong foundation in graphics design, animation, video production and management, studio management, sound effect management among others. It gives students opportunity to interact with many different areas of multimedia. It gives a detailed review of multimedia concepts and how they are integrated into final multimedia production.

Course Objective:

The course Objectives at:

1.         To introduce students to industry standard software authoring and hardware tools used in creating multimedia projects

2.         To investigate the video preparation, production, editing process.

3.         To introduce students to multimedia theories and practices employed in the multimedia industry.

4.         To discuss concepts of digital photography and digital camera management

5.         To facilitate students building multimedia projects that include sound, animation, text, video, interactivity, 2D and 3D Art.

Course Learning Outcomes:

On completion of this course unit, the students will be able to:

1.         Employ industry standard software authoring and hardware tools used in creating multimedia projects

2.         Present an understanding of video preparation, production, editing process (Digitize and prepare raw footage for editing).

3. Demonstrate an understanding of multimedia theories and practices employed in the multimedia industry.

4. Demonstrate an understanding of digital photography and digital camera management.

5.         Develop a variety of multimedia projects that include sound, animation, text, video, interactivity, 2D and 3D Art