Computer technologies and multimedia (2011/2012)

Course code
4S02405
Name of lecturer
Andrea Giachetti
Coordinator
Andrea Giachetti
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Academic sector
INF/01 - INFORMATICS
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
Sem. 2B dal Apr 23, 2012 al Jun 10, 2012.

Lesson timetable

Sem. 2B
Day Time Type Place Note
Monday 11:50 AM - 1:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall T.5  
Tuesday 11:50 AM - 1:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall T.1  
Thursday 10:10 AM - 11:50 AM lesson Lecture Hall T.5 from May 3, 2012  to Jun 10, 2012

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.

Syllabus

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.