Computer technologies and multimedia (2010/2011)

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 21, 2011 al Apr 10, 2011.

Lesson timetable

Sem. 2A
Day Time Type Place Note
Tuesday 2:00 PM - 3:40 PM lesson Lecture Hall Informatica 1  
Wednesday 11:50 AM - 1:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall Informatica 1  
Friday 10:10 AM - 11:50 AM 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

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Andrea Giachetti Tecnologie informatiche e multimediali per la comunicazione e la didattica (Edizione 2) QuiEdit 2011 976-88-6464-038-9

Assessment methods and criteria

Written test.