GE1130 - Introduction to Digital Media

Offering Academic Unit
School of Creative Media
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
GE Area
Area 1: Arts and Humanities
Exclusive Courses:
Course Offering Term*:
Semester A 2020/21, Semester B 2020/21
Semester A 2021/22 (Tentative), Semester B 2021/22 (Tentative)

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

In the age of digital revolution, everyone is focusing on digital media and technology, such as internet, video and audio streaming, web 2.0, 3G computer networks, media art , e-learning, mobile media, digital marketing, human-computer interface (HCI) …etc.

As a new generation of learners, we should have a good understanding on digital media, principles of user interface design, production planning, production skill, prototype design and development of interactive media.

This course covers practical learning in video production and prototype design/multimedia project with various types of human computer interaction techniques (sensors, motion capture, augmented reality etc.) and application systems (interactive installation, media art, game development, sound-mixing…… etc).

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 100%
Detailed Course Information


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School of Creative Media

Additional Information

This course is opened for all students except SCM students.