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    Fundamentals of Multimedia, IT 460

    About this Course:
    Students are introduced to computer-based multimedia theory, concepts, and applications. Topics include desktop publishing, hypermedia, presentation graphics, graphic images, animation, sound, video, multimedia on the World Wide Web and integrated multimedia authoring techniques.

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    Prerequisites:
    A solid, working knowledge of a graphical operating system, directory management skills and software installation experience required for enrollment.

    Who Should Attend:
    This course is valuable for those delivering information via corporate intranets or the Web, including Web developers, content developers, Marketing and graphics staff, managers and technical support personnel.

    Expected Outcomes:
    Participants in this survey course will be brought "up to speed" on the latest multimedia concepts, terms, and software types. While designed to give an overview of today's multimedia world and production methods, participants in the course will gain enough practical knowledge to begin creating productions for desktop and Internet use.

    Course Outline:

    Introduction to Multimedia

    Design Concepts

    Presentation Graphics

    Typefaces, graphics

    Preproduction, Desktop Publishing

    Production Planning and Design

    User Interface Design

    Authoring I: Hypermedia Authoring Concepts

    Presentation Graphics Design

    Multimedia Sound

    File Compression

    Video Production, Digital Video

    Animation

    Authoring II: HTML & Web-based Multimedia

    Authoring III: Production Design and Distribution

    Networking Multimedia

    CEU:
    4.5

    Instructor:
    Raymond E. Trygstad