Periods/week : 3 Periods .                                                                       Ses. : 30 Exam : 70 Examination (Practical): 3hrs.                                                                                     Credits: 4

Introduction:
Definition – CD-ROM and multimedia.
Multimedia applications: business – schools – homes – public places and virtual reality. Introduction to making of multimedia: hardware – software – creativity – and organization.
Multimedia Tools:
Macintosh and windows production platforms – 3-d modeling and animation – image-editing tools – sound editing tools – animation – video – and digital movie tools – linking multimedia objects – office suites – word processors – spread sheets – databases – presentation tools. Authoring tools – Card and Page-based authoring tools – Icon Based authoring tools – time based authoring tools – object oriented authoring tools – cross platform-authoring tools
Multimedia Building Blocks:
Text: About fonts and faces – text in multimedia – computers and text – Font editing and design tools – Hypermedia and Hypertext.
Sound: Multimedia system sounds – MIDI versus digital audio – digital audio – making MIDI audio – audio file format – working with sounds in windows – working with sounds on the Macintosh – NIFF – Adding sounds to multimedia – Towards professional sounds – production tips.
Images: -Making still images – Colors – Image file format. Animation: Principals of animation – Making animation that works. Video: How video works – Broadcast video standards – Integrating computers and television – Shooting and Editing – Video tips – Recoding formats – Digital video
Multimedia and the Internet:
Internet fundamentals: Internetworking – Connections – Internet services – The World Wide Web – Tools for the World Wide Web: Web serves – Web browsers – Web page makers and Site builders – Plug-ins and Delivery vehicles – Beyond HTML
Designing For The World Wide Web:
Working on web – Text for web – Images for web – Sound for web – Animation for web.
Textbooks:
Multimedia: Making It Work – Tay Vaughan
Reference Books:
1. Multimedia System Design- K. Andleigh and K. Thakkrar
2. Multimedia: Computing, Communication & Application – Ralf stein Metz and Klara Nahrstedt
3. Advanced multimedia programming – Steve Rimmer
4. Multimedia Literacy – Fred T.Hofstetter MGHill

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Periods/week : 3 Periods .                                                                       Ses. : 30 Exam : 70 Examination (Practical): 3hrs.                                                            ...