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Course syllabus BIAX20024 - Basics of Multimedia (FI - WS 2019/2020)

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Pan-european University
Faculty of Informatics
Course unit code:
Course unit title:
Basics of Multimedia
Planned learning activities and teaching methods:
2 hours weekly / 24 hours per semester of study (on-site method)

Credits allocated:
Recommended semester/trimester:
bachelor study program, 5th semester
Level of study:
Prerequisites for registration:
Assessment methods:
Evaluation: two individual tasks 50% + 25%, final examination test 25%. Maximal sum 100%, minimal sum for success 56%. Final evaluation A 100%-94%, B 93%-86%, C 85%-76%, D 75%-66%, E 65%-56%, FX under 56%
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
Students are introduced to the manifold world of various media, which are surrounding our contemporary society. Details from history, development and technical background are presented, including individual work on the data processing and the design work. Usual skills of programming are needed for project work.
Course contents:
1. Data format of image and sound (selected principles and algorithms)
2. Birth and evolution of photography (interesting historical details)
3. Photographic technique (selected technical details)
4. Image perception (vision, photography, psychology)
5. Birth and evolution of movies (historical milestones)
6. Evolution of radio and television (selected technical details)
7. Evolution of typography and graphic design
8. Library sciences and journalism
9. Visit in our school multimedia center (exact date will be specified)
Recommended or required reading:
ZARA, J. -- ET AL, -. Moderní počítačová grafika. Brno: Computer Press, 2005.
ŠIKUDOVÁ, E. -- BENEŠOVÁ, W. -- ČERNEKOVÁ, Z. Počítačové videnie: detekcia a rozpoznávanie objektov. Praha: Wikina, Praha, 2015. 397 p. ISBN 978-80-87925-06-5.
TUŠER, A. O novinárstve : publicistika, štúdie, rozhovory. 1st ed. Žilina: Eurokódex, 2012. 302 p. ISBN 978-80-89447-67-1.
PAUER, M. Kapitoly o fotografii. Žilina: Eurokódex, s.r.o., 2014. 196 p. ISBN 978-80-8155-035-5.

Language of instruction:
Slovak, English
Courses evaluation:
Assessed students in total: 248

69,0 %
12,9 %
12,5 %
3,2 %2,4 %
0 %
Name of lecturer(s):
Ing. Juraj Štefanovič, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, person responsible for course)
Last modification:
25. 11. 2019

Last modification made by Ján Lukáš on 11/25/2019.

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