Computer technologies and multimedia (2009/2010)

Course partially running (all years except the first)

Course code
Name of lecturer
Andrea Giachetti
Andrea Giachetti
Number of ECTS credits allocated
Academic sector
Language of instruction
Sem. 2A dal Feb 22, 2010 al Apr 18, 2010.

Lesson timetable

Sem. 2A
Day Time Type Place Note
Monday 3:40 PM - 5:20 PM lesson Lecture Hall Informatica 1 from Mar 15, 2010  to Apr 18, 2010
Tuesday 3:40 PM - 5:20 PM lesson Lecture Hall T.5  
Wednesday 3:40 PM - 5:20 PM lesson Lecture Hall T.5  

Learning outcomes

This course aims at providing the student a solid background related to web content creation.
In the first part web technologies will be described in geeral, then hypertext and multimedia coding will be discussed in detail.


Here is a list of the main topics that will be covered:

- Computers and Networks
- Internet and its services, World Wide Web
- Web evolution, web 2.0
- Static and dynamic website technology
- Information handling, databases, information retrieval
- Web usability
- Web page coding: HTML, cascading Stylesheets
- Inserting multimedia into web pages
- Multimedia coding: images, sounds, video: compression, file formats, data manipulation
- Concetti di e-Learning

Assessment methods and criteria

Written test.