Gaining fundamental knowledge of media technology principles
Understanding the principles of digital media processing and transmission
Learning architectures and mechanisms of digital multimedia systems
Understanding principles of computer networks
The course consists of lectures, seminar talks and project work. Details will be given in slides.
Introduction to media technology and computer
Introduction to I/O-devices
Introduction to digital media formats and color theory
Introduction to digital multimedia applications
All course material will be available as *.pdf files which can be viewed in a freely
available Acrobat pdf-viewer from Adobe, the »Acrobat Reader«:
Please look at
The *.zip files are compressed files. You have to install »WinZip« on your machine
to open it. »WinZip« can also be downloaded at
For those of you, who want to print several slides on one page to save paper and
printer ink (good idea!) I would recommend to use any free printer tool like fineprint: http://www.fineprint.com.