MMINTRO - Introduction to Multimedia Arts


Course Code - Name

MMINTRO - Introduction to Multimedia Arts


Course Description

MMINTRO gives the incoming Multimedia Arts students an overview of Multimedia Arts as a field. It will cover the definition, history and evolution of Multimedia Arts as well the current and future growth directions of the industry. Different areas of specialization will explained in line with current and future trends. To orient the student with the technical aspects of the course, the definition and functions of multimedia equipment and its application in the creation of multimedia products will be explained, as well as the phases of the multimedia development process and its interactivity. Finally, the two mother theories explaining the evolution of multimedia namely Technological Determinism and Mediamorphosis will also be tackled to provide the student with a theoretical framework as s/he proceeds with the course.

Course Credits

3 units

Contact Hours/Week

42 hours, 3 hours/week




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